Mr. Wayne J Morgan M.D., DCS
Pulmonologist (Pediatric) | Pediatric Pulmonology2916 E Broadway Blvd Tucson AZ, 85716
Dr. Wayne Morgan practices Pediatric Pulmonology in Tucson, AZ. Dr. Morgan treats children who have breathing problems, or a problem with his or her lungs. Pediatric pulmonologists often treat children with chronic cough, difficulty breathing, recurring pneumonia, asthma, cystic fibrosis, apnea, chronic lung disease in premature infants, noisy breathing, and conditions that require special equipment to monitor and/or help with breathing at home.
Education and Training
Mc Gill Univ- Fac Of Med- Montreal- Que- Canada 1976
PediatricsAmerican Board of PediatricsABP- Pediatric Pulmonology
Expert PublicationsData provided by the National Library of Medicine
- Growth and nutritional indexes in early life predict pulmonary function in cystic fibrosis.
- Sleep architecture in normal Caucasian and Hispanic children aged 6-11 years recorded during unattended home polysomnography: experience from the Tucson Children's Assessment of Sleep Apnea Study (TuCASA).
- Ventilatory drive and the apnea-hypopnea index in six-to-twelve year old children.
- Inner City Asthma Study: relationships among sensitivity, allergen exposure, and asthma morbidity.
- The outcomes of sickle cell disease in adulthood are clear, but the origins and progression of sickle cell anemia-induced problems in the heart and lung in childhood are not.
- Relationship between inhaled corticosteroid therapy and rate of lung function decline in children with cystic fibrosis.
- Lower airway obstruction is associated with increased morbidity in children with sickle cell disease.
- Year-to-year changes in lung function in individuals with cystic fibrosis.
- Trends in the use of routine therapies in cystic fibrosis: 1995-2005.
- Impaired lung diffusing capacity for nitric oxide and alveolar-capillary membrane conductance results in oxygen desaturation during exercise in patients with cystic fibrosis.
- Clinical use of dornase alpha is associated with a slower rate of FEV1 decline in cystic fibrosis.
- Socioeconomic status and the likelihood of antibiotic treatment for signs and symptoms of pulmonary exacerbation in children with cystic fibrosis.
- Daily or intermittent budesonide in preschool children with recurrent wheezing.
- Development and validation of the Composite Asthma Severity Index--an outcome measure for use in children and adolescents.
- Asthma outcomes workshop: overview.
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- Can My Child Develop COPD?
Can COPD Develop in Children?By definition, COPD is a serious lung condition that has developed over a long period of time. Numerous studies explained that children cannot have COPD; however, the disease process can begin at a young age.One can observe the symptoms associated with COPD in a child,...
- Stridor in Children: Croup Is Not the Only Cause
Stridor is a high-pitched sound that is caused by a disrupted airflow. It is a sign of an upper airway obstruction that affects children more than adults. A disrupted airflow is caused by a blockage in the voice box (larynx) or windpipe (trachea). Stridor is most noticeable during inhalation, but...
- Causes and Treatments for a Barking Cough
What is a barking cough?The medical term for a barking cough is croup, which is a viral condition that causes swelling of the upper airways of children, especially those who are younger than 5 years old. It is also described as the inflammation of the larynx and the trachea in children.There are a...
- What Is an Antitussive?
A cough is described as a sudden explosive exhalation of air. It is basically a body's defense mechanism to protect and clear the airways from inhaled foreign materials. People may also voluntarily or spontaneously cough. Coughs often vary and may be characterized by productive (chesty or wet) or...
- What Is Bronkaid?
Generic Name: Ephedrine and GuaifenesinBrand Name: Primatene Asthma, BronkaidIntroduction Bronkaid is known for treating the symptoms of asthma. It works by thinning the mucus, so it can be eliminated from the body through coughing. Bronkaid consists of two active ingredients:...
- What Causes Croup?
Croup is a common respiratory problem prevailing in young children that tends to develop in the fall or winter. It describes a deep and barking cough that is caused by an upper respiratory infection that blocks a child's ability to breathe. Its characteristic symptom is harsh coughing...
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