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American Thoracic Society (ATS) 2020 International Conference

May 15 - 20, 2020; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

May 15 - 20, 2020 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

The American Thoracic Society has canceled the 2020 International Conference

Conference News

Popular News From ATS 2019

  • Steroids Not Effective for Mild, Low-Eosinophil Asthma Steroids Not Effective for Mild, Low-Eosinophil Asthma For patients with mild, persistent asthma and low levels of eosinophils, responses to two steroids were no better than response to placebo, new research shows.
  • Childhood Asthma May Begin Before Birth Childhood Asthma May Begin Before Birth The microbiome of newborns, which can be affected by mode of delivery and alters again with feeding after birth, could predict wheezing later in life, new research shows.
  • Emphysema Frequently Found During Cancer Screening Emphysema Frequently Found During Cancer Screening The prevalence of emphysema identified during low-dose CT screening for lung cancer is about 60%, and investigators are questioning how best to proceed.

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