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Sirolimus does not decrease rejection risk in lung transplantation

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – Rates of acute rejection of lung transplants are not improved when sirolimus is added to the immunosuppressive regimen instead of azathioprine, a multicenter team reports. “These results differ from previous results in...

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Nebulized gentamicin improves bronchiectasis symptoms

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – Patients with bronchiectasis not related to cystic fibrosis benefit significantly from regular twice-daily nebulized gentamicin therapy, a Scottish team reports in the American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Medicine...

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Chest physiotherapy not helpful for infants hospitalized with acute bronchiolitis

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – Infants requiring hospitalization for acute bronchiolitis do not recover any more quickly when chest physiotherapy is performed, as is routine practice in some countries, a French team reports. “Chest physiotherapy is...