Pathophysiology of dyspnea.

  title={Pathophysiology of dyspnea.},
  author={Harold L. Manning and Richard M Schwartzstein},
  journal={The New England journal of medicine},
  volume={333 23},
Dyspnea, defined here as an uncomfortable or unpleasant sensation of breathing, is a common symptom in patients with cardiopulmonary disorders. Few symptoms are more distressing to patients than dyspnea. Unfortunately, in all too many patients, treatment of the underlying condition causing dyspnea is ineffective, or only partially effective. Until further research leads to more effective treatment of such conditions, our best hope for decreasing the breathlessness experienced by these patients… CONTINUE READING
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