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Shortness of Breath, 6th Edition

A Guide to Better Living and Breathing


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For more than 25 years, SHORTNESS OF BREATH: A Guide to Better Living and Breathing has been a helpful tool for educating patients about chronic lung disease, specifically chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. This user-friendly book presents a wealth of pertinent information in a style the average reader can comprehend. SHORTNESS OF BREATH covers the psychological and physiological impacts of lung disease, offering suggestions on exercise programs, relaxation techniques, travel precautions, diet, and more.

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Author Information

    By Andrew L. Ries, MD, MPH; Patricia J. Bullock, RRT, RCP; Catherine A. Larsen, MPH; Trina M. Limberg, BS, RRT, RCP; Roseann Myers, RN, BSN; Toni Pfister, MS; Dawn E. Sassi-Dambron, RN, MSN; and Jamie B. Sheldon, PT, Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of California, San Diego, School of Medicine, San Diego, CA

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Shortness of Breath, 6th Edition
  • Paperback
  • Reference
  • 152 Pages
  • Imprint: Mosby
  • ISBN: 978-0-323-01064-1
  • Copyright: 2001