TITLE

Oxygen as Part of Rehabilitation in Patient with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

AUTHOR(S)
Goldstein, Roger S.
PUB. DATE
June 2001
SOURCE
Clinical & Investigative Medicine;Jun2001 Supplement, Vol. 24, pS18
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the application of oxygen as part of rehabilitation in patient with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Clinical studies have begun to unravel some of the mechanisms of hypoxia and the benefits of treatment with supplemental oxygen. The widespread availability of delivery systems enables many individuals to benefit from home oxygen therapy.
ACCESSION #
23218917

 

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