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Effects of treatment with montelukast alone, budesonide/formoterol alone and a combination of both in cough variant asthma

Research. Open Access Fang Yi, Chen Zhan, Baojuan Liu, Hu Li, Jianmeng Zhou, Jiaman Tang, Wen Peng, Wei Luo, Qiaoli Chen & Kefang Lai  Respiratory Research volume 23, Article number: 279 (2022) Abstract Background Whether cysteinyl-leukotriene receptor antagonists (LTRAs) have a similar antitussive effect to…

Artificial intelligence to differentiate asthma from COPD in medico-administrative databases

Hassan Joumaa, Raphaël Sigogne, Milka Maravic, Lucas Perray, Arnaud Bourdin & Nicolas Roche  BMC Pulmonary Medicine volume 22, Article number: 357 (2022)  Abstract Introduction Discriminating asthma from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) using medico-administrative databases is challenging but necessary for medico-economic…