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FEV6 Is an Acceptable Surrogate for FVC in the Spirometric Diagnosis of Airway Obstruction and Restriction
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FEV6 Is an Acceptable Surrogate for FVC in the Spirometric Diagnosis of Airway Obstruction and Restriction

American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine ABSTRACT: We analyzed the FEV1/FEV6 and FEV1/FVC results of 502 consecutive patients in …Read the Rest

Anesthesia gases much worse than C02 for global warming:
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Anesthesia gases much worse than C02 for global warming:

BY NEIL HAESLER, POSTMEDIA NEWSDECEMBER 4, 2010 When your doctor turns on the gas during surgery you go to sleep. …Read the Rest

The A B C's of Emergency Medicine (Airway, Breathing, Circulation reference)  from U of Toronto
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The A B C's of Emergency Medicine (Airway, Breathing, Circulation reference) from U of Toronto

Nice PDF from the U. of Toronto dealing with the abc’s of emergency medicine…… airway, intubation, shock, circulation etc. Download …Read the Rest

Achieving Restful Ventilation: The Impact of Patient-Ventilator Interaction on Sleep
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Achieving Restful Ventilation: The Impact of Patient-Ventilator Interaction on Sleep

Karen J Bosma, MD, FRCPC Critical Care Medicine and Respirology Conclusions • PAV(set properly)makes central apneas rare, ensures good patient-ventilator …Read the Rest

Management of Community Acquired PneumoniaATS/IDSA Guidelines 2006
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Management of Community Acquired Pneumonia ATS/IDSA Guidelines 2006

  Mazen Kherallah, MD, FCCP Consultant, Infectious Disease and Critical Care Medicine King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Center BTS, …Read the Rest

WHEN SPIROMETRY OR WHOLE BODY PLETHYSMOGRAPHY AND LUNG COMPLIANCE TEST IS INDICATED?
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WHEN SPIROMETRY OR WHOLE BODY PLETHYSMOGRAPHY AND LUNG COMPLIANCE TEST IS INDICATED?

Credit:National Research Institute of Tuberculosis and Lung Diseases The detection of lung function disturbances has a great value in health …Read the Rest

Lung Valves Have Some Benefits for Emphysema
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Lung Valves Have Some Benefits for Emphysema

By Todd Neale, Staff Writer, MedPage Today Published: September 22, 2010 Reviewed by Robert Jasmer, MD; Associate Clinical Professor of …Read the Rest

Cystic Fibrosis Flare-Ups May Be Treated at Home – MedicineNet – Health and Medical Information Produced by Doctors
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Cystic Fibrosis Flare-Ups May Be Treated at Home – MedicineNet – Health and Medical Information Produced by Doctors

The study was released online ahead of publication in an upcoming print issue of theAmerican Journal of Respiratory and Critical …Read the Rest

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