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Oxygen and airflow

Christine McDonald and James Ward

in Supportive Care in Respiratory Disease

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199591763
eISBN:
9780191739149
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199591763.003.0008
Subject:
Palliative Care, Patient Care and End-of-Life Decision Making

This chapter discusses the uses of oxygen therapy in the supportive care setting. This includes management of patients with conditions such as terminal cancer as well as those with long-term ... More


Oxygen and airflow

Sam H. Ahmedzai and Martin F. Muers

in Supportive Care in Respiratory Disease

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
November 2011
ISBN:
9780192631411
eISBN:
9780191730160
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780192631411.003.0010
Subject:
Palliative Care, Patient Care and End-of-Life Decision Making, Pain Management and Palliative Pharmacology

This chapter examines the use of oxygen in the management of breathlessness or dyspnoea. It provides suggested guidelines for the use of oxygen in the palliation of breathlessness based on the ... More


Respiratory disease

Charles Shee

in Palliative Care for Non-cancer Patients

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
November 2011
ISBN:
9780192629609
eISBN:
9780191730054
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780192629609.003.0003
Subject:
Palliative Care, Patient Care and End-of-Life Decision Making

This chapter is concerned predominantly with the respiratory and non-respiratory complications of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). It reviews the effectiveness of interventions such as ... More


Obstructive Lung Disease

Caroline Patterson and Meg Coleman

in Revision Notes for the Respiratory Medicine Specialty Certificate Examination

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780199693481
eISBN:
9780191918407
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199693481.003.0005
Subject:
Clinical Medicine and Allied Health, Professional Development in Medicine

Asthma Diagnosis Features: wheeze, breathlessness, chest tightness and cough, typically worse at night, exacerbated by allergen exposure, extremes of temperature and exercise. If history and ... More


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