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Volume: 38
Number: 4
Index: December 2010
Clinical Focus:Respiratory Care
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December 2010
Clinical Focus: Respiratory Medicine
  • Asthma and the athlete
    • Vocal cord dysfunction
    • Exercise-induced asthma
    • Exercise-induced bronchospasm
  • COPD
    • Obesity and COPD
    • Relationship between COPD and nutrition intake
  • Treatment options for steroid-induced osteoporosis in men
  • Treatments for asthma
    • Bronchodilators, anticholinergics
    • Corticosteroids
    • Metered-dose vs other types of inhalers
  • Respiratory infections in winter sports athletes
  • Asthma in elite athletes
  • Pulmonary rehabilitation and physical activity
  • Fitness and long-term oxygen therapy/lung transplantation
  • Airflow function and the metabolic syndrome
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Clinical Focus

Chronic Kidney Disease, Exercise, and Sports in Children, Adolescents, and Adults
Dilip R. Patel, MD, FACSM; Vimal Master Sankar Raj, MD; and Alfonso Torres, MD

Features and Management of Compulsive Exercising in Eating Disorders
Riccardo Dalle Grave, MD

Psychiatric Conditions in Sports:
Diagnosis, Treatment, and Quality of Life
Ira D. Glick, MD and Jessica L. Horsfall, MS

Clinical Articles

Functional Improvement with Hylan G-F 20 in Patients with Knee Osteoarthritis
Victoria A. Brander, MD and Teresa S. Stadler, MD

Reducing the Risk of Noncontact Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injuries in the Female Athlete
Sue D. Barber-Westin, BS; Frank R. Noyes, MD; Stephanie Tutalo Smith, MS; and Thomas M. Campbell, BA

Effects of a 12-Month Randomized Controlled Trial of Aerobic or Resistance Exercise During and Following Cancer Treatment in Women
Anna L. Schwartz, PhD, FNP, FAAN and Kerri Winters-Stone, PhD

Individualized 12-Week Exercise Training Programs Enhance Aerobic Capacity of Cancer Survivors
Riggs J. Klika, PhD; Kathleen E. Callahan, LOSW; and Scott N. Drum, PhD

Exercise Training Before and After Lung Transplantation
Sunita Mathur, PT, PhD; Elizabeth Hornblower, MSc (PT); and Robert D. Levy, MD, FRCPC

The Effect of Whole Body Vibration Short-Term Exercises on Respiratory Gas Exchange in Overweight and Obese Women
Dirk Vissers, MSc, PhD; Jean-Pierre Baeyens, PhD; Steven Truijen, PhD; Kris Ides, MSc; Carl-Christian Vercruysse, MSc; and Luc Van Gaal, MD, PhD