Pulmonary Disorders

  • Joseph Varon
  • Pilar Acosta


A. Definition. COPD is a disorder characterized by expiratory flow limitation that does not change markedly over periods of several months of observation. The term COPD includes the following


Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Patient Severe Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Adult Respiratory Distress Syndrome Ipratropium Bromide 
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© Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2010

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.University of Texas Health Science CenterHoustonUSA

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