Dyspnea

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Dyspnea

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Dyspnea" returned 345 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Case 9-2014: A woman with increasing dyspnea.
 

Author(s): Kai Saukkonen

Journal: N. Engl. J. Med.. 2014 Jul;371(4):388-9.

 

Last Updated: 24 Jul 2014

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Interactive medical case. A woman with fever and dyspnea.
 

Author(s): Damaris D Nou, Anand Vaidya, Laura Dichtel, Joel T Katz, Katherine McGowan

Journal: N. Engl. J. Med.. 2014 Apr;370(15):e25.

 

Last Updated: 10 Apr 2014

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Increased respiratory drive relates to severity of dyspnea in systemic sclerosis.
 

Author(s): Maarten K Ninaber, Willem B G J Hamersma, Annemie J M Schuerwegh, Jan Stolk

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Dyspnea may be a presenting symptom in progressive systemic sclerosis (SSc). Respiratory drive (mouth occlusion pressure, MOP, at rest and during CO2 rebreathing, 7% CO2, 93% O2) is a major determinant of dyspnea and may relate to the magnitude of dyspnea.

Last Updated: 9 Apr 2014

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The terms "Dyspnea" returned 40 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Evidence for cognitive-behavioral strategies improving dyspnea and related distress in COPD.
 

Author(s): Anna Norweg, Eileen G Collins

Journal: Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis. 2013 ;8():439-51.

 

Dyspnea is a complex, prevalent, and distressing symptom of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) associated with decreased quality of life, significant disability, and increased mortality. It is a major reason for referral to pulmonary rehabilitation.

Last Updated: 9 Oct 2013

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Understanding dyspnea as a complex individual experience.
 

Author(s): Anja Hayen, Mari Herigstad, Kyle T S Pattinson

Journal: Maturitas. 2013 Sep;76(1):45-50.

 

Dyspnea is the highly threatening experience of breathlessness experienced by patients with diverse pathologies, including respiratory, cardiovascular, and neuromuscular diseases, cancer and panic disorder. This debilitating symptom is especially prominent in the elderly and the obese, ...

Last Updated: 6 Aug 2013

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Asynchrony and dyspnea.
 

Author(s): Richard D Branson, Thomas C Blakeman, Bryce R H Robinson

Journal: Respir Care. 2013 Jun;58(6):973-89.

 

Patient-ventilator synchrony and patient comfort are assumed to go hand in hand, yet few studies provide support for this common sense idea. In reality, synchrony between the patient and ventilator is complex and can be affected by the ventilator settings, type of ventilator, patient-ventilator ...

Last Updated: 27 May 2013

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Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Improving Management of Breathlessness in Patients With Lung Cancer
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Breathlessness; Dyspnea; Lung Cancer

 

Last Updated: 15 Aug 2014

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Aerosol Inhalation Treatment for Dyspnea
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Healthy; Dyspnea

 

Last Updated: 7 Aug 2014

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EUROpean Dyspnoea Survey in the EMergency Departments
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Dyspnea; Emergencies

 

Last Updated: 15 Feb 2014

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