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Take control: Managing your health and health care for patients with lung disease  
Abstract:  This handout outlines numerous tips for managing health and health care for patients with lung disease. Topics such as medications, oxygen, fighting infections, avoiding environmental hazards, exercise, stress, diet, and rest are covered.
Author: Pulmonary Rehabilitation
Publisher/Date/Rev:  University of Washington Medical Center, 2003, August 1, 2004
UWMC Availability:  Medical Specialties Center; Pulmonary Rehabilitation
General Topics:  Respiratory Disorders; Patient Care Procedures & Instructions
Specific Subject(s):  Self Care; Respiratory Therapy; Rehabilitation; Oxygen Therapy
Language(s):  English
Audience:  Partner; Caregiver; Patient
Format: Brochure
Reading Level: Moderate
Cost: Unknown
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Health Online Citation #2519

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