Dyspnea

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Dyspnea

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Dyspnea" returned 346 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

[Decreased level of consciousness, fever, and dyspnea in an HIV-infected patient].
 

Author(s): María Del Carmen Muñoz-Egea, Alfonso Cabello-Úbeda, Ricardo Fernández-Roblas, Ignacio Gadea

Journal: Rev. Argent. Microbiol.. ;46(3):271-2.

 

Last Updated: 2 Dec 2014

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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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Left atrial volume as an independent predictor of exercise capacity in patients with isolated diastolic dysfunction presented with exertional dyspnea.
 

Author(s): Nithima Ratanasit, Khemajira Karaketklang, Srisakul Chirakarnjanakorn, Rungroj Krittayaphong, Decho Jakrapanichakul

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Left atrial volume (LAV) and exercise capacity are important prognostic determinants of cardiovascular risk. Exercise intolerance and increased LAV are expected in patients with diastolic dysfunction. While dyspnea is the symptom reported by the patient and considered subjective, ...

Last Updated: 30 Jun 2014

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

Unrecognized suffering in the ICU: addressing dyspnea in mechanically ventilated patients.
 

Author(s): Matthieu Schmidt, Robert B Banzett, Mathieu Raux, Capucine Morélot-Panzini, Laurence Dangers, Thomas Similowski, Alexandre Demoule

Journal: Intensive Care Med. 2014 Jan;40(1):1-10.

 

Intensive care unit (ICU) patients are exposed to many sources of discomfort. Although increasing attention is being given to the detection and treatment of pain, very little is given to the detection and treatment of dyspnea (defined as "breathing discomfort").

Last Updated: 6 Dec 2013

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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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Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

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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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Dyspnea in COPD: Relationship With Exacerbations Frequency
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Dyspnea

 

Last Updated: 14 Apr 2014

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