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GCat: Health - Medicine
MCat: Medicine
Cat: Pulmonary

Spirometry, medical treatment of asbestosis, asthma & other respiratory diseases

13 Resources
American Association for Respiratory Care Clinical Practice Guidelines [15654] ?

Full text of the AARC clinical practice guidelines

Asthma: National Asthma Education and Prevention Program [9420] ?

Guides for the diagnosis and management of asthma for sufferers

Asthma: Prevention of Occupational Asthma [14111] ?

Description of two types of occupational asthma

Breath Sounds [15655] ?

Listen to lung sounds for normal, wheezing, crackles, stridor, grunting, etc.

COPD - Basics, Symptoms, Treatments, Etc [40246] ?

Information for understanding Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)

Diacetyl and Substitutes - Flavorings Worker Health Hazards [39822] ?

Diacetyl is a chemical used to add flavor and aroma to food and other products

Joint Taskforce on Practice Parameters [1680] ?

For diagnosis and management of allergic and immunologic diseases

Living with Lung Disease [12625] ?

Advice for patients with lung disease

Lung Disease [11939] ?

Fact sheets, etc for consumers

Respiratory Toxicity [7961] ?

Chemicals Causing Respiratory Toxicity

Spirometry Basics [36109] ?

What it is, how and why it is performed, etc

Spirometry Fact Sheet for Employers [39819] ?

Critical elements of spirometry testing that maximize your company resources that should be considered

Spirometry in the Occupational Setting [12143] ?

Position paper provides the occupational physician with guidelines for using spirometry testing in workplace medical pro


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