Lung Function

Some articles on function, lung, lung function:

Lymphangioleiomyomatosis - Treatment
... When pulmonary function deteriorates to the point where oxygenation is inadequate, lung transplantation may be considered ... Following lung transplant, LAM patients have Kaplan-Meier estimators (survival curves) similar to other lung transplant patients ... Although LAM has been reported to recur in the transplanted lung, there have been no reported cases of graft failure or death due to recurrence. ...
Chodie - Effects - Other Effects - Pulmonary Function
... Occasional and low cumulative marijuana use was not associated with adverse effects on pulmonary function." Smoking an average of one joint a day for seven years, they found, did not worsen ... there is no significant relationship between marijuana exposure and impairment in lung function.” He noted despite containing similar noxious ingredients, one reason cananbis smoke may not be as harmful as ... up to three joints a day appeared to have no decrease in lung function ...

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