In cystic fibrosis patients, lung infection can be caused by bacterial infection. The bacterial infection can affect anyone, though it’s virtually harmless in the general population. But now researchers are closer to understanding why it poses a higher risk in… Read More
German and Swiss medical engineers collaborated with their counterparts at the University of Exeter to develop a new clinical imaging method. This new diagnostic technique would help doctors detect the spores of the fungus, Aspergillus fumigatus, sooner and more… Read More
Aspiration pneumonia (inflammation lung infection) risk factors include dementia and dehydration. Aspiration pneumonia is inflammation in the lungs, typically caused by an infection picked up from breathing in foreign matter – it is also known as anaerobic pneumonia.
One study… Read More