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Assessing patients with respiratory problems in primary care

Jeannette Lynch and Chantal Simon

in Respiratory Problems

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780198571377
Published online May 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199606870 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780198571377.003.0001

Series: Oxford General Practice Library

Assessing patients with respiratory problems in primary care

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Respiratory assessment - General examination - Head and hand signs - Neck signs - Chest deformity - Breathing rate and pattern - Chest signs - Chest pain - Cough and haemoptysis - Breathlessness - Investigations

Chapter.  5559 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Primary Care

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