Dyspnea

Known as: BREATHING DIFFICULT, difficult breathing, Breath Shortnesses 
An uncomfortable sensation of difficulty breathing. It may present as an acute or chronic sign of an underlying respiratory or heart disorder.
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
BACKGROUND In single-group studies, chromosomal rearrangements of the anaplastic lymphoma kinase gene (ALK) have been associated… (More)
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
BACKGROUND Resistance to endocrine therapy in breast cancer is associated with activation of the mammalian target of rapamycin… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND FEV(1) is regarded as the most significant correlate of survival in COPD and is used as a measure of disease severity… (More)
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Review
2001
Review
2001
Excellence in patient care will always be partly limited by a lag in dissemination of knowledge. After an advance in clinical… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND Discharging patients with acute myocardial infarction or unstable angina from the emergency department because of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
The ALS Functional Rating Scale (ALSFRS) is a validated rating instrument for monitoring the progression of disability in… (More)
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Review
1995
Review
1995
Dyspnea may be defined as an uncomfortable sensation of breathing. The sense of respiratory effort, chemoreceptor stimulation… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
BACKGROUND Limited data have suggested that sleep-disordered breathing, a condition of repeated episodes of apnea and hypopnea… (More)
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
In recent years quality of life instruments have been featured as primary outcomes in many randomized trials. One of the… (More)
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