Dyspnea

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Dyspnea

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Dyspnea" returned 365 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Case 3-2015: A woman with abdominal pain, dyspnea, and diplopia.
 

Author(s): William S David

Journal: N. Engl. J. Med.. 2015 Apr;372(17):1675.

 

Last Updated: 23 Apr 2015

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Case 38-2014: A man with sore throat, hoarseness, fatigue, and dyspnea.
 

Author(s): Leigh H Simmons, Christiana A Iyasere, Kathleen L Hamilton

Journal: N. Engl. J. Med.. 2015 Mar;372(10):982.

 

Last Updated: 5 Mar 2015

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Titusville hemoglobinopathy presenting as new-onset dyspnea in a young soldier .
 

Author(s): Ronit Marcus, Eli Shiloah, Avi Mizrahi, Osnat Gerah-Yehoshua, Micha J Rapoport

Journal: Isr. Med. Assoc. J.. 2014 Dec;16(12):799-800.

 

Last Updated: 29 Jan 2015

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The terms "Dyspnea" returned 41 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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Registry of Patients With Acute Dyspnea in the Emergency Department
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Dyspnea; Heart Failure; COPD

 

Last Updated: 30 Mar 2015

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Vibration Response Imaging (VRI) in Dyspnea Patients Presenting to the ED
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Dyspnea

 

Last Updated: 12 May 2011

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Sensitivity of the Step Test to Detect Improvement in Dyspnea Following Bronchodilation in Patients With Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Moderate Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease; Severe Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease; Dyspnea

 

Last Updated: 17 Sep 2013

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