Pulmonary

Free Public Lecture Tonight on Breathing Easier: Surgical Options in Lung Cance

November 14, 2011
 

A free public lecture on lung cancer and its surgical treatment, part of a series of presentations on cancer prevention and treatment at the Cancer Therapy & Research Center at The University of Texas Health Science Center

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Breathing Easier: Surgical Options in Lung Cancer

November 4, 2011
 

When lung cancer patients come to see Daniel DeArmond, M.D., they often feel that life is over, but DeArmond said there are options that many people don’t know.

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Air Force vet is center’s 40th lung transplant recipient within a year

April 21, 2011
 

Larry Franklin, a U.S. Air Force veteran who lives in Schertz, recently became the 40th person in a year to receive a lung transplant from the University Transplant Center.

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American College of Chest Physicians funds COPD training

August 31, 2010
 

A $150,000 grant will enable Sandra Adams, M.D., M.S., of the UT Health Science Center San Antonio, to create Web programs that teach primary care providers about chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

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CTRC study is testing viral therapy for lung cancer

April 9, 2010
 

A virus that destroys cancer cells but leaves normal cells unharmed may offer hope to those affected by one of the most deadly forms of lung cancer, according to investigators from the Cancer Therapy & Research Center (CTRC) at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio.

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Study will give statin drug to H1N1 patients in respiratory failure

December 15, 2009
 

H1N1 influenza has sickened an estimated 22 million Americans, put 98,000 in the hospital and resulted in 3,900 deaths since the outbreak began last April, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

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