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Episode 278: PREMIUM – It’s all about the lungs

In episode 278, James and Mike get back to being PREMIUM podcasters and we discuss new studies around drugs for COPD, pneumonia, and smoking cessation. At the end we catch our breath and look back at how breathtaking this PREMIUM podcast all about lung issues truly was.

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1) Effect of roflumilast on exacerbations in patients with severe chronic obstructive pulmonary disease uncontrolled by combination therapy (REACT): a multicentre randomised controlled trial.

Lancet 2015;385:857–66 

2) Antibiotic treatment strategies for community-acquired pneumonia in adults.

N Engl J Med 2015;372:1312-23

3) Risk of neuropsychiatric adverse events associated with varenicline: systematic review and meta-analysis

BMJ 2015;350:h1109

Episode 277: Worrying about anxiety – PART III

In episode 277, James and Mike finish off with the charming Adrienne Lindblad by discussing the issue of OCD and we discuss that it can be very debilitating and that some medications do have an effect but they also can cause side effects. At the end we all count to 100 backwards by 7s a dozen times – just for fun.


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