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What does URT stand for?

URT stands for Upper Respiratory Tract

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May 29 /PRNewswire/ -- The Montana Center for Work Physiology and Exercise Metabolism (Montana WPEM) will present a human clinical study at the Annual Meeting of the American College of Sports Medicine, showing that wildland firefighters who consumed a yeast based (beta glucan) antioxidant supplement, Wellmune WPG(R), had far fewer -- 23 percent -- upper respiratory tract infections, compared to a similar group of firefighters taking a placebo.
In a study published in the journal Phytomedicine in 2002, researchers in Armenia looked at the effects of Kan Jang in 95 individuals with upper respiratory tract infections versus a placebo control of 90 people.
Particles of [greater than or equal to] 6-[micro]m diameter are trapped increasingly in the upper respiratory tract (12); no substantial deposition in the lower respiratory tract occurs at [greater than or equal to] 20 [micro]m (11,12).