There are established although somewhat controversial CT-scan-based criteria that enable a specific diagnosis of usual interstitial pneumonia (UIP). Utilizing case-based discussion, key concepts in HRCT imaging suggesting the presence of a specific histopathologic ILD diagnoses (eg, NSIP, RB-ILD, HP, etc) will be reviewed.
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Digital revolution over the last decade has helped with big data collection in healthcare, and effective means of storage. Computer-aided diagnostics is an emerging field in medical diagnostics. It employs various methods of machine learning (ML), such as deep, supervised, and semi-supervised learning, to analyze datasets and derive conclusion based on algorithmic, high-level abstraction. Various groups...
Pulmonary exacerbations are common in patients with cystic fibrosis and require specific treatments that differ from typical treatment of pneumonia. This session will discuss an overview of management of pulmonary exacerbations of cystic fibrosis with an emphasis on antibiotic selection and duration, laboratory and lung function monitoring, and management of comorbidities while hospitalized.
Pulmonary embolism is the third-leading cause of death in the United States. The incidence of chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension (CETPH) is around 4% following acute PE. However, dyspnea and exercise impairment after acute PE is more common. We plan to have...
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