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Exhaled particles for monitoring of airway inflammation


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Title: Exhaled particles for monitoring of airway inflammation
Other Titles: Sampling and analysis of endogenous particles from breath
Authors: Larsson, Per
E-mail: per.larsson@amm.gu.se
Issue Date: 17-Nov-2016
University: University of Gothenburg. Sahlgrenska Academy
Institution: Institute of Medicine. Department of Public Health and Community Medicine
Parts of work: I. Larsson P, Mirgorodskaya E, Samuelsson L, Bake B, Almstrand AC, Bredberg A, Olin AC. Surfactant protein A and albumin in particles in exhaled air. Respiratory Medicine 106: 197-204, 2012.
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II. Larsson P, Lärstad M, Bake B, Hammar O, Bredberg A, Almstrand AC, Mirgorodskaya E, Olin AC. Exhaled particles as markers of small airway inflammation in subjects with asthma. Clinical Physiology and Functional Imaging 2015.
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III. Larsson P, Bake B, Wallin A, Hammar O, Almstrand AC, Lärstad M, Ljungström E, Mirgorodskaya E, Olin AC. The effect of exhalation flow on endogenous particle emission and phospholipid composition, Submitted manuscript 2016. Submitted.

IV. Mirgorodskaya E, Larsson P, Koca H, Kim JL, Bake B, Ljungström E, Holm M, Olin AC, Exhaled surfactant protein A and albumin in a healthy Swedish population. Manuscript.
Date of Defence: 2016-12-08
Disputation: Torsdagen den 8 december 2016, kl. 9.00, Sal Hamberger, Arbets- och miljömedicin, Medicinaregatan 16A, Göteborg
Degree: Doctor of Philosophy (Medicine)
Publication type: Doctoral thesis
Keywords: exhaled particles
respiratory tract lining fluid
inflammation
Abstract: Non-invasive collection methods suitable for studying the composition of the respiratory tract lining fluid (RTLF) in small airways are currently not readily available. The overall aim of this thesis was to contribute to the development of a non-invasive method for sampling of RTLF with the purpose of studying airway inflammation. As we breathe small particles of liquid are formed from the RTLF. These particles follow the airstream during exhalation and can be sampled from the exhaled breath u... more
ISBN: 978-91-628-9962-2 (pdf)
978-91-628-9961-5 (print)
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2077/44869
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