100 Questions and Answers About Chronic Pulmonary Obstructive Disease (COPD).
100 questions & answers about chronic pulmonary obstructive disease (COPD).
Jones & Bartlett
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder (COPD) is the fifth leading cause of death in the US. In this resource for patients and families, Quinn, an MD, answers common questions about diagnosis, complications, treatment, smoking cessation, and psychological issues. Medical terms are defined in margins and a glossary, and comments by a real patient are interspersed throughout the book. An appendix lists and describes organizations, web sites for patients and caregivers, resources for quitting smoking, and information on clinical trials.
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|Date:||Jun 1, 2006|
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