Lindsey Mulrooney

Articles

Advocate Addresses Factors Physicians Should Consider in Managing Hidradenitis Suppurativa

August 05, 2022

Brindley Brooks, who founded HS Connect (HSconnect.org), a patient advocacy group for those affected with hidradenitis suppurativa (HS), spoke on the need for awareness among physicians and patients on the clinical features of HS in regard to both physical and psychosocial burdens.

Advocate Discusses Her Family's History With Hidradenitis Suppurativa

July 30, 2022

The journey to a diagnosis of hidradenitis suppurativa was different for her compared with the path faced by her children, said Brindley Brooks, who founded HS Connect (HSconnect.org), a patient advocacy group for those affected with the disease.

Coughing Triggered by Mechanical Stimulation Suggests New Type of Cough Sensitization

July 28, 2022

Mechanical stimulation, including finger pressure on discrete areas of the chest wall and neck, triggered reproducible coughing in about 50% of patients with chronic cough, indicating that chronic cough may be caused by the central convergence of somatic and visceral neural stimuli.

Linked Color Imaging May Improve Diagnostic Accuracy for Eosinophilic Esophagitis

July 28, 2022

Diagnostic accuracy for eosinophilic esophagitis (EoE) was higher when white light images were used with linked color imaging rather than alone, suggesting that linked color imaging may be used to reduce diagnostic disparities among endoscopists.