respiratory airway

res·pi·ra·to·ry air·way

that part of the airway where interchange of gases occurs; it includes the respiratory bronchioles, alveolar ducts, sacs, and alveoli.
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Striverdi Respimat should not be used in patients with acutely deteriorating COPD and may cause serious side effects, including narrowing and obstruction of the respiratory airway (paradoxical bronchospasm) and cardiovascular effects.
Other medical, biological, and environmental researchers consider the deposition of man-made fibers in the human respiratory airway, the number of plasmids transported into Escherichia coli through the Yoshida effect and predicted structure of the penetration-intermediate (by Naoto Yoshida), and auto-antibody profiles of an asbestos-exposed population.
Rashid informed that since November, many adults and children with complaints of respiratory infections, especially those affected with bronchospasm - the abnormal contraction of the smooth muscle of the bronchi resulting in an acute narrowing and obstruction of the respiratory airway - had been admitted to the civil hospital.
In fatal cases of 2009 H1N1 influenza, the virus can damage cells throughout the respiratory airway, much like the viruses that caused the 1918 and 1957 influenza pandemics, report researchers from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the New York City Office of Chief Medical Examiner.
We went a long time without a winner, when the string suffered a lower respiratory airway disease, but the worst blow was having three horses killed.
Nitric oxide (NO) in exhaled breath is produced primarily by the upper respiratory airway mucosa.
Sanostec, a medical device company that improves the upper respiratory airway health of millions of consumers with a mild, minimally invasive intervention
The AirLife Diagnostic Catheter is designed to include everything a single clinician may need to perform the procedure and relies on advanced "mini" bronchial-alveolar lavage (mini-BAL) technology, a diagnostic procedure of washing a sample of cells and secretions from the bronchial airspaces, to obtain a specimen from the lower respiratory airway at a patient's bedside.
a privately held manufacturer of respiratory care devices for hospital and home care use, is dedicated to the development of unique and advanced technologies for respiratory airway therapies.
is dedicated to the development of unique, medical gas delivery technologies for respiratory airway therapies, especially for the treatment of chronic lung and acute breathing disorders.
is dedicated to the development of unique and advanced technologies for respiratory airway therapies, especially for the treatment of chronic lung and acute breathing disorders.