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Your lungs and COPD: A guide to how your lungs work and how COPD affects your lungs  
Abstract:  This booklet provides an overview of the lungs and how they work. It also covers the causes of chronic obstruction pulmonary disease, as well as the symptoms and treatments for COPD.
Author: Pulmonary Rehabilitation
Publisher/Date/Rev:  University of Washington Medical Center, 2000, August 1, 2004
UWMC Availability:  Medical Specialties Center; Pulmonary Rehabilitation
General Topics:  Respiratory Disorders
Specific Subject(s):  Smoking; Lung Disorders; Lung; Emphysema; Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease; Bronchitis; Bronchial Diseases; Asthma
Language(s):  English
Audience:  Caregiver; Patient
Format: Booklet
Reading Level: Moderate
Cost: Unknown
Web Site Location:  http://healthonline.washington.edu/

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