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Dr. Gemzel H. Medical Doctor

Specialty: Pulmonary Medicine
New York, New York
Physician specialist in Clinical Pulmonology. Fellow Member of the American College of Chest Physicians. Member of the American Thoracic Society. Trained in Caracas, Venezuela at the Pulmonary Division of the University Hospital of Caracas. Taught there Pulmonary Medicine. Supporting the... Full Bio
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Vicious versus Virtuous Circle in COPD

Yin and Yan There is always an opposite side. The opposite side doesn’t need to be negative. It is just different. Some days people walk in...

Bronchodilation as fundamental therapeutic measure in COPD

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Real Impact: Some particles may not reach the target in the airways

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Communication with the COPD patient (a short approach)

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Screening Spirometry for diagnosing COPD

Recently, several medical associations released a new set of guidelines for diagnosis and management of COPD. A common controversial topic...

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Chris P. wrote on Dr. Gemzel H.'s Whiteboard. Jan 31 2010
diya wrote on Dr. Gemzel H.'s Whiteboard. Jun 02 2009
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Jan 31 2010 by Chris P.
Pls help, brother, age 47, 6 ft, 150 lbs. COPD diag 3+ yrs ago. 32+yr smoker, will not quit. Wildfire fighter in summer, bldg const in off season. Severe cough w/phlegm. Rx painkillers for back probs, none for COPD. COPD either stage 2 or 3. Please give me info on prospective average life expectancy based on this info. He needs a reality check & will not discuss w/current Dr.
 
Jun 02 2009 by diya
my period used 2 b of 5-7 days nd dis tym it has reduced 2 only 3 days.........nd dat also d first day d flow was vry less....second day i hav heavy bleeding bt third day again it was very low flow.........my age is 21.......i had sex on 9 may......although i hope nothing went wrong bt i hav read sumwhere dat cramping or spots on panty r sign of pregnancy.........is it so?bt my date was nt just a apot on my panty.......bleedin was dere although its was for just one day...........my date dis tym came on 27 may......plz help me out........
 
Jan 07 2009 by falupee
my girlfriend is having some chest pressure and her slight pain in her tongue??  any suggestions??
 

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