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Video interview with Catherine who following a kidney transplant developed severe invasive aspergillosis, but was successfully treated with antifungal drugs.
Video interview with patient JW with childhood asthma and subsequent ABPA, describes his experience with 3 different azole types of antifungal drugs and who showed a marked improvement when taking posaconazole.
Video interview with this patient with childhood asthma and ABPA. After persistent chest infections and continuous steroids and a bad productive cough, Aspergillus was cultured from sputum in 2002.
Video interview with patient with childhood asthma and ABPA, who showed a marked improvement in her ABPA and asthma when she commenced nebulised Amphotericin B.
Video Interview with long-term ABPA patient who coughed up large sputum plugs. This patient had several episodes of pneumonia and developed bronchiectasis after diagnosis for a collapsed left lung.
Video interview with patient with an aspergilloma and chronic pulmonary aspergillosis, diagnosed after coughing up blood who later developed azole resistance on voriconazole.
A patient interview. This patient RW- with long term chronic pulmonary aspergillosis describes his experiences over 18 years during which he has taken various antifungal treatments. He remains well and currently takes itraconazole.
A collection of video and audio resources intended for patients consisting of self help, patients own stories and patient conference talks.
A summary of the potential health impacts of living in a damp home: Video provided by US companies with a financial interest in remediating homes so some marketing of specific services is featured.
The first Aspergillosis for Patients Meeting was held in Rome on Feb 3rd, 2010 and is now available for viewing as both videos and slides.
Management of allergic and chronic pulmonary aspergillosis masterclass by Prof David Denning, presented at AAA conference in Istanbul january 2012. Part 1 Radiological and clinical presentation & diagnosis.
Disease progression and approaches to therapy
Management of chronic and allergic aspergillosis by Prof D Denning
Antifungal drug monitoring and azole dose modification by Tim Felton.
Antifungal side effects and toxicities. Prof Denning & Dr Caroline Baxter.
Toxicity of tri-azole antifungals. Dr Caroline Baxter.
Clinical failure and management - how to manage patients who have not responded to standard antifungals.
Kindly provided by Dr Ronan O'Driscoll and with thanks to Dr P Barber, Bronchoscopy Unit, Wythenshawe Hospital, Manchester. Copyright Dr R. O'Driscoll.
Produced by Dr Mark Jones and David Denning. Copyright Aspergillus Website.
This video shows the removal of the fungal ball through the left nasal passage
Removing fungal growth from the maxillary sinus via the use of an endoscope.
Kindly provided by Hesham Saleh, Consultant Rhinologist, Charing Cross and Royal Brompton Hospital
External ear infection by Aspergillus niger Endoscopic examination: Typical image of an external otitis involving Aspergillus niger
This patient had a small hole in the bone at the base of the skull. He underwent endoscopy through the nose which shows the defect in the skull through which the brain is visible (pulsating).
Produced by David Denning and described by Dr Rob Bissett. With kind permission of Gardiner-Caldwell, funded by Janssen-Cilag. Copyright Aspergillus Website.