Asthma Perspective

 
 
  • EAACI 2020 Read clinically focused news coverage of key developments from EAACI 2020
  • Treating UTI, CAP in Kids: What's New A quick summary of the latest research on antibiotic choice in treatment of common infections in children.
  • Bellevue Starts to Reopen After COVID Peak   After a month that felt like years, Bellevue hospital staff are starting to reform their daily routines in a changed world. Dr Danielle Ofri shares her insights.
  • ATS 2020 Read clinically focused news coverage of key developments from ATS 2020
  • The Element of Surprise: COVID-19 Unveiled a Tale of Two Americas Two black physicians and health equity researchers argue that the pandemic is unfolding exactly as expected.
  • COVID-Positive: A Physician's Diary Medscape contributor Gary Stadtmauer woke up one night feeling feverish and sick. He shares his experiences and reflections during his COVID-19 illness and recovery.
  • Pandemic: 'Another Earthquake' Exposing Health Inequities   Bob Harrington asks Michelle Albert why mortality rates are so high in minority communities, and whether COVID-19 will lead to meaningful changes in health and social inequities.
  • Severe Asthma Abstracts From 2020 AAAAI Annual Meeting   Dr Michael Wechsler reviews key abstracts relating to severe asthma. The abstracts were published online after AAAAI was canceled because of concern over COVID-19.
  • COVID-19 Diary Day 6: Clinicians' Choices Shouldn't Be Judged Don Dizon reflects on the choices he has, and does not have, as a father and a physician in the COVID-19 era.
  • COVID-19 Diary Day 3: Facing the Prospect of Dying Alone After planning for staffing and patient management at his institution, oncologist Don Dizon reflects on his personal risk in managing COVID-19-positive patients.
  • Don't Endanger Your Patients: Stop Allergy Immunotherapy Now A medical society recently published recommendations to continue allergen immunotherapy during the COVID-19 pandemic. Is this the right decision?
  • Helping Patients Quit Tobacco: 5 Things to Know Tobacco use remains the leading preventable cause of disease and death in the United States. Here are five things clinicians should know to effectively help patients quit.
  • AAAAI 2020 Read clinically focused news coverage of key developments from AAAAI 2020
  • Exposing the Role of Psychosocial Stress on Asthma Aaron Holley, MD, calls for more attention to the role of behavioral health in the clinical practice of asthma.
  • Treating Peanut Allergy: Insights From an Insider Why all the hype about oral immunotherapy for peanut allergy? Dr Jonathan Spergel, an investigator in the clinical trials, shares his insights.
  • Updated Pneumococcal Vaccine Recommendations for Older Adults   What do the new PCV13 recommendations mean, and how do you implement them in your practice? Here's what you need to know.
  • 5 Best of 2019: Most-Read Pediatrics Viewpoints Dr William Basco begins 2020 by reviewing the most widely read and commented upon Viewpoint columns on Medscape Pediatrics in 2019.
  • Why Physicians Should Care About Wearables Patient-generated data is gaining more ground. As more and more patients use them, physicians should get onboard now.
  • ACAAI 2019 Read clinically focused news coverage of key developments from ACAAI 2019
  • CHEST 2019 Read clinically focused news coverage of key developments from CHEST 2019