Reference Entry

Cheyne–Stokes breathing

Michael Kent

in The Oxford Dictionary of Sports Science & Medicine

Third edition

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780198568506
Published online January 2007 | e-ISBN: 9780191727788
Cheyne–Stokes breathing

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An irregular pattern of breathing characterized by a few shallow breaths followed by increasingly deep breaths, which then fall off

Reference Entry.  83 words. 

Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine

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