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The National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) regularly publishes Signals. Signals are summaries of recently published research and intended to provide decision makers in health and social care organisations with ..
Background Poor air quality can significantly impact upon health particularly in those most vulnerable; young children, older people and individuals with existing heart and lung problems. Additionally poor air quality ..
Giving corticosteroids to women at risk of preterm birth at 34 weeks of pregnancy or later reduced the risk of severe breathing problems in the baby after birth from 1.9% to 1.1%. Steroids ..
There is considerable demand for easily accessible information, from research papers and commissioned case studies to reports and surveys. In response, we are building this portal as a central point ..
This article discusses the early detection of lung cancer from a primary care perspective. We outline risk factors and epidemiology, the role of screening and offer guidance on the recognition ..
After the National Lung Screening Trial (NLST) demonstrated improved lung cancer mortality almost a decade ago, hopes have been raised that low-dose computed tomography could be used to detect lung ..
Aim - To determine the sensitivity of CXR for lung cancer and to compare stage at diagnosis, time to diagnosis, and survival between those with CXR that detected, or did ..