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2 Allergy
1 Am J Respir Crit Care Med
2 Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol
2 Arch Dis Child
1 BMC Pediatr
6 Chest
1 Eur Respir J
3 J Asthma
1 N Engl J Med
2 PLoS One
4 Respir Res
1 Respirology

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  1. TULI JF, Ramezanpour M, Cooksley C, Psaltis AJ, et al
    Association between mucosal barrier disruption by Pseudomonas aeruginosa exoproteins and asthma in patients with chronic rhinosinusitis.
    Allergy. 2021 May 25. doi: 10.1111/all.14959.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  2. KIM KW, Kim DY, Yoon D, Kim KK, et al
    Genome-wide association study identifies TNFSF15associated with childhood asthma.
    Allergy. 2021 May 22. doi: 10.1111/all.14952.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Am J Respir Crit Care Med

  3. IZADI N, Baraghoshi D, Curran-Everett D, Zeiger RS, et al
    Factors Associated with Persistence of Severe Asthma from Late Adolescence to Early Adulthood.
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2021 May 24. doi: 10.1164/rccm.202010-3763.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol

    How our treatment of asthma has changed over the last half century.
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol. 2021 May 19. pii: S1081-1206(21)00363.

  5. CASALE T, Molfino NA, Silver J, Bogart M, et al
    Real-world effectiveness of mepolizumab in patients with severe asthma and associated comorbidities.
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol. 2021 May 23. pii: S1081-1206(21)00382.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Arch Dis Child

    Evidence suggests dexamethasone is a better choice than prednisolone for acute asthma attacks in children.
    Arch Dis Child. 2021 May 24. pii: archdischild-2020-321499.

  7. LEVY ML, Fleming L, Goldring S, Bush A, et al
    Piling Pelion upon Ossa: surely we already have enough non-evidence based ways of treating acute asthma?
    Arch Dis Child. 2021 May 25. pii: archdischild-2020-321498.

    BMC Pediatr

  8. LI L, Ni YA, Song Z, Yi Z, et al
    Identification of pathogenic genes and transcription factors in respiratory syncytial virus.
    BMC Pediatr. 2021;21:27.
    PubMed         Abstract available


  9. POH TY, Tiew PY, Hou Lim AY, Thng KX, et al
    Chest. 2020 Mar 14. pii: S0012-3692(20)30446-3. doi: 10.1016/j.chest.2020.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  10. KARAKIOULAKI M, Koletsa T, Papakonstantinou E, Savic S, et al
    Histopathological comparison of endobronchial biopsies from different pulmonary lobes of severe asthmatic patients.
    Chest. 2020 Apr 28. pii: S0012-3692(20)30772-8. doi: 10.1016/j.chest.2020.

  11. TAN LD
    Further Insight Into the Intimate Relationship Between Asthma and Cardiovascular Disease.
    Chest. 2021;159:1311-1312.

  12. ADATIA A, Allen CJ, Wald J, Richards CD, et al
    Benralizumab for Prednisone-Dependent Eosinophilic Asthma Associated With Novel STAT3 Loss of Function Mutation.
    Chest. 2021;159:e181-e184.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  13. BENZAQUEN S, Kaini N, Gupta E, Litwin D, et al
    Women Presenting With Asthma and Persistent Wheezing: A Case Series.
    Chest. 2021;159:e267-e275.

  14. CORCORAN TE, Huber AS, Hill SL, Locke LW, et al
    Mucociliary clearance differs in mild asthma by levels of Type-2 inflammation.
    Chest. 2021 May 21. pii: S0012-3692(21)00906-5. doi: 10.1016/j.chest.2021.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Eur Respir J

  15. VROMAN H, Tindemans I, Lukkes M, van Nimwegen M, et al
    Type II conventional DCs of asthmatic patients with frequent exacerbations have an altered phenotype and frequency.
    Eur Respir J. 2020 Mar 26. pii: 13993003.00859-2019.

    J Asthma

  16. COULSON E, Carpenter LM, Georgia TE, Baptist AP, et al
    Breathing exercises in older adults with asthma: a single-blinded, randomized controlled trial.
    J Asthma. 2021 May 27:1-8. doi: 10.1080/02770903.2021.1936015.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  17. PADE KH, Thompson LR, Ravandi B, Chang TP, et al
    Children with Under-diagnosed Asthma Presenting to a Pediatric Emergency Department.
    J Asthma. 2021 May 25:1-11. doi: 10.1080/02770903.2021.1934696.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  18. MONTANARO A, Weinstein S, Beaudot C, Scott SM, et al
    Efficacy and safety of inhaled extrafine beclomethasone dipropionate in adults with asthma: a randomized, parallel-group, dose-ranging study (BEAM).
    J Asthma. 2021 May 24:1-10. doi: 10.1080/02770903.2021.1928184.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    N Engl J Med

  19. RUBIN EJ, Baden LR, Drazen JM, Taichman DB, et al
    Audio Interview: Vaccination in Nursing Homes and New Pulmonary/Critical Care Research.
    N Engl J Med. 2021;384:e89.

    PLoS One

  20. KWIZERA R, Bongomin F, Olum R, Worodria W, et al
    Evaluation of an Aspergillus IgG/IgM lateral flow assay for serodiagnosis of fungal asthma in Uganda.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0252553.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  21. SCHAFER S, Wang K, Sundling F, Yang J, et al
    Modelling maternal and perinatal risk factors to predict poorly controlled childhood asthma.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0252215.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Respir Res

  22. PADILLA-GALO A, Garcia-Ruiz AJ, Levy Abitbol RC, Olveira C, et al
    Real-life cost-effectiveness of benralizumab in patients with severe asthma.
    Respir Res. 2021;22:163.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  23. LAMB D, De Sousa D, Quast K, Fundel-Clemens K, et al
    RORgammat inhibitors block both IL-17 and IL-22 conferring a potential advantage over anti-IL-17 alone to treat severe asthma.
    Respir Res. 2021;22:158.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  24. PERTZOV B, Ronen M, Rosengarten D, Shitenberg D, et al
    Use of capnography for prediction of obstruction severity in non-intubated COPD and asthma patients.
    Respir Res. 2021;22:154.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  25. ABDULNASSER HARFOUSH S, Hannig M, Le DD, Heck S, et al
    High-dose intranasal application of titanium dioxide nanoparticles induces the systemic uptakes and allergic airway inflammation in asthmatic mice.
    Respir Res. 2020;21:168.
    PubMed         Abstract available


    Can FeNO help guide first-line treatment in suspected asthma?
    Respirology. 2021 May 26. doi: 10.1111/resp.14092.

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