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Tubular heart : A case of Hypo-cardiomegaly of heart by Dr. Sangareddi V. Medical Doctor . (Just more than aorta ! ) Conditions COPD with emphysema Somes cases of hypoadrenalism(Addison) due to chronic... disease (COPD)  heart is stretched , elongated and assumes a tubular shape (Memories of  the primitive...
Comprehensive Care Management for COPD .... Kills? by JaanS Medical Doctor .  You can learn more about this chronic condition otherwise known as "COPD" here .  And by the way, thusands... among persons with COPD by recruiting patients with the condition at six Veterans Affairs (VA) hospitals...
The relevance of FEV1 measurement in COPD by Dr. Gemzel H. Medical Doctor the FEV1value in case of COPD?   Then, it’s good to know the FEV1to have a clear idea of the severity...   FEV1is a key value to be known by smokers and COPD patients in order to assess the severity...
Behind the Best Treatment for COPD? by Dr. Gemzel H. Medical Doctor Many Components COPD is a multifactorial disease. Thinking about its treatment requires.... Since most of the cases are associated to cigarette smoking there’s no doubt that the best management starts...
What is COPD, how do I get it? by Ron Patient Expert may come your way (again, in my case, Cor Pulmonale ). The difference between OAD and COPD, by the way... “I don’t smoke, can I still have COPD?” Simple answer – yes. More complicated answer, no, not...
What is COPD, how do I get it? by Ron Patient Expert “I don’t smoke, can I still have COPD?” Simple answer – yes. More complicated answer, no, not unless you have some pre-existing respiratory condition(s) (in my case bronchiectasis and asthma), that Continue Reading...
Get A Jump On Your COPD! Jumping Rope - A Novices Approach by Timothy C. Patient Expert I receive lots of emails from people all over the world who have some form of COPD... the more skilled you are at it. So, practice is what makes perfect in this case. As for tools go, you will need...
About Exercise and COPD Part 3a - Building The Home Gym by Timothy C. Patient Expert . I proceeded to make the case that exercise is vitally important for people managing all forms of COPD... In my first two columns on COPD, Part 1 and Part 2, my objective was to help you understand...
Biomarkers for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) by Bruce Friedman Patient Expert be to think somewhat differently about this category of lab tests (see: Biomarkers in COPD ). Here's a excerpt from it: Chronic obstructive lung disease (COPD) is defined functionally as airflow limitation that is not fully...
Case study #20 by Jennifer J. Patient Expert -term care home, at last, but this isn't the story for many. This isn't the case for all seniors.... For example, a 97-year old with COPD, placed into a home. His wife, with early dementia, unable...

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