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Jorge Lascano, MD

Lascano_JorgeJorge Lascano, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine





MD Universidad CaTolica, Ecuador
Residency University of Miami, Jackson Memorial Hospital Internal Medicine
Fellowship University of Miami, Jackson Memorial Hospital Pulmonary Disease & Critical Care

Clinical Interests:

  • Alpha one antitrypsin deficiency.
  • COPD
  • Cystic Fibrosis.
  • Non-CF Bronchiectasis.

Professional Societies:

  • American Thoracic Society
  • American College of Chest Physicians


  • Role of Endothelial Microparticules (EMP) as Markers of Endothelial Dysfunction in stable COPD patients and exacerbations. Oral presentation at ERS 2010.
  • Relation Between Body Mass Index and Health-Related Quality of Life in Subjects with Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency.J. Lascano, M. Salathe, S. Alazemi, G. Zhang, A. Wanner, R.A. Sandhaus, M.A. Campos.
  • Regulation and anti-elastase activity of locally produced alpha-1 antitrypsin by well differentiated normal airway epithelial cells: a comparison with SLPI. A. Amelinckx, P. Whitney, J. Lascano, M. Salathe, G.E. Conner, M. Campos, MD
  • Clinical Characteristic and Outcomes of Patients with Tuberculosis Admitted to the Medical Intensive Care Unit. C.E. Kummerfeldt, J. Lascano, J. Avecillas, D. Kett, T. Cleary.

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