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Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

Alternate Names : COPD, Chronic obstructive airways disease, Chronic obstructive lung disease, Chronic bronchitis, Emphysema, Bronchitis - chronic

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Spirometry

Spirometry

Spirometry is a painless study of air volume and flow rate within the lungs. Spirometry is frequently used to evaluate lung function in people with obstructive or restrictive lung diseases such as asthma or cystic fibrosis.





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Spirometry
Spirometry

Emphysema
Emphysema

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Quitting smoking
Quitting smoking

COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder)
COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder)

Smoking and COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder)
Smoking and COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder)

Respiratory system
Respiratory system

     

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Metered dose inhaler use - series

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Review Date : 10/14/2009
Reviewed By : Andrew Schriber, MD, FCCP, Specialist in Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine, Virtua Memorial Hospital, Mount Holly, New Jersey. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc.



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