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Positive Options for Living with COPD: Self-Help and Treatment for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (Positive Options for Health)The diagnosis of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) can be devastating. It’s important to note, though, that while COPD is debilitating, it is not a death sentence. With proper disease management, people with COPD can expect to live a full and happy life. While there are no magic pills or quick fixes, there are many things COPD sufferers can do to have more energy, less shortness of breath, and an overall better quality of life despite breathlessness or use of home oxygen. This compr…

Coping with COPD: Understanding, Treating, and Living with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary DiseaseCoping with COPD: Understanding, Treating, and Living with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease is the first hands-on guide to living and coping with an insidious disease that affects tens of millions of peopleExperts estimate that as many as thirty-five million Americans literally cannot catch their breath–they are suffering from Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. The fourth-leading cause of death in America, COPD is a combination of chronic bronchitis and emphysema with airflow obstruct…

Life and Breath: Preventing, Treating and Reversing Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary DiseaseThe fourth leading cause of death in the United States, COPD, or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, affects an estimated 35 million Americans. Yet only half are aware that they are seriously ill. Life and Breath, by Dr. Neil Schachter, is the first book that alerts people to their risks for COPD and explains the steps they need to take to prevent the development of this debilitating and often fatal lung disease.Life and Breath begins witha quick quiz to rate your risk for COPD. It explains t…

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease: Treating emphysema and chronic bronchitisLet the doctors and experts at Harvard Medical School help you breathe easier! Discover the advances and strategies that can help you prevent, slow, and more effectively control COPD. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease COPD is exhausting and exasperating. It can sap you of the strength to pursue everyday chores, as well as those activities that give you the most satisfaction and pleasure. Fortunately, as never before, advances in medication and treatment are enabling men and women to lessen t…

Evidence-based Clinical Chinese Medicine: Volume 1: Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary DiseaseEvidence-based Clinical Chinese Medicine: Vol. 1 Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease provides a “whole evidence” analysis of the Chinese medicine management of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (Copd). Evidence from the classical Chinese medicine literature, contemporary clinical literature, and the outcomes of clinical trials and experimental studies are reviewed, analysed and synthesised. The data from all these sources are condensed to provide evidence-based statements which will inform…

Breathe: Living with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary DiseaseBREATHE is a memoir of sorts. It’s a compilation of personal diaries over a period of several years that contains invaluable insights into living with the effects of COPD. More importantly, it contains techniques and insights that helped one man live comfortably with the disease, overcoming aspects of it and learning to deal with other aspects. If you need to understand life with COPD, whether as one who has been diagnosed or as a caregiver, this is an invaluable glimpse into an often misunders…

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Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary DiseaseA few years back, many clinicians were considered as having a negative view regarding the cure of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) which has changed over the due course of time. This book on COPD is a medium to present researches and theories…

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease: A Multidisciplinary Approach, 1e (Clinics Collections), 1eClinics Collections: Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease is the most current, comprehensive, and complete resource on the clinical management of COPD and related conditions. Clinics Collections: Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease draws from Elsevier’s robust Clinics Review Articles database to provide multidisciplinary teams, including general practitioners, pulmonologists, sleep specialists, radiologists,and critical care nurses, with practical clinical advice and insights on this highl…

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Exacerbations (Lung Biology in Health and Disease)Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Exacerbations covers the definition, diagnosis, epidemiology, mechanisms, and treatment associated with COPD exacerbations. This text also addresses imaging and how it plays a pivotal role in the diagnosis and study of exacerbations. Written by today’s top experts, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Exacerbations: is formatted into separate sections covering imaging diagnosis and treatment, making this text practical and easy-to-use examines curren…