Exhaled breath analysis: the new frontier in medical testing.

  title={Exhaled breath analysis: the new frontier in medical testing.},
  author={Raed A Dweik and Anton Amann},
  journal={Journal of breath research},
  volume={2 3}
Ohio’s First Lung/ Liver Transplant pg 6 Time to Board the "E-Bus" pg 8 Current Research in Pulmonary Hypertension pg 14 With each breath we exhale, thousands of molecules are expelled. Each of us has a “smellprint” that can tell a lot about our state of health. Breath analysis dates back thousands of years. Hippocrates described fetor oris and fetor hepaticus in his treatise on breath aroma and disease; Lavoisier and Laplace in 1784 showed that respiration consumes oxygen and eliminates carbon… CONTINUE READING

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