Pulmonology

Pulmonology is the medical specialty dealing with disease involving the respiratory tract.[1] The term is derived from the Latinword pulmō, pulmonis ("lung") and the Greek -λογία, -logia. Pulmonology is synonymous with pneumology, from the Greekπνεύμων ("lung") and -λογία, -logia, respirology and respiratory medicine.

Why I will continue to perform clinical breast exams

When practice guidelines differ from each other, it is up to individual providers to make the choice that is best for their patients, and we once again find ourselves in this position – this time,...

Field of Interest: Pulmonology
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Delayed diagnosis tops breast cancer malpractice claims

The majority of medical malpractice lawsuits involving breast cancer result from delayed-diagnosis allegations, but a significant portion also stem from alleged poor management of breast cancer...

Field of Interest: Pulmonology
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What’s in the pipeline for female sexual problems?

LAS VEGAS – Female desire and sexual function involve a complicated and interconnected cascade of hormones and neurotransmitters, each providing a potential target for modulation in cases of low...

Field of Interest: Pulmonology
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