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Respiratory emergencies

Edited by Chantal Simon, Karen O'Reilly, John Buckmaster and Robin Proctor

in Emergencies in Primary Care

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780198570684
Published online August 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780199597550 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780198570684.003.0005

Series: Oxford Medical Handbooks

Respiratory emergencies

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The choking adult - The choking child - Stridor - Acute breathlessness in adults - Pulmonary embolism and pneumothorax - Children's respiratory tract infections - Adult pneumonia - Influenza - Acute exacerbations of COPD - Acute asthma in adults - Acute asthma in children

Chapter.  6544 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Primary Care

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