Tag Archive: Asthma

Oct 01 2014

Safety of Severe Asthma Care Outside the ICU Assessed

Chén Kenyon, MD wanted to find out if asthma patients treated safely and effectively with CAA in the non-ICU, inpatient setting, which may free up limited ICU beds for other high acuity patients and offer significant cost-savings.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.research.chop.edu/blog/safety-severe-asthma-care-outside-icu-assessed/

Sep 08 2014

Study Aims to Reveal Novel Drivers of Allergic Disease

Investigators at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia are studying the underlying biological features that could be common from one allergic disease to another.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.research.chop.edu/blog/study-aims-reveal-novel-drivers-allergic-disease/

May 05 2014

Patient Engagement Study Set to Inform National Policy

Clinicians tapping on computers during patient visits has become routine in the era of electronic health records (EHRs). Now families increasingly are being encouraged to spend some screen time on their own entering health-related preferences and goals.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.research.chop.edu/blog/patient-engagement-study-set-inform-national-policy/

Nov 21 2013

International Team Discovers Childhood Asthma Gene

An international team of researchers, including several investigators from The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia’s Center for Applied Genomics, recently discovered a gene associated with a high risk of severe childhood asthma.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.research.chop.edu/blog/international-team-discovers-childhood-asthma-gene/