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Nebulizer is beneficial for treating COPD stages

December 3, 2012 • COPD StagesComments (0)

Nebulizers are becoming very popular for patients undergoing different COPD stages. The main reason is that inhalers and heavy dosage medicines have replaced nebulizers for treating different conditions, like asthma and other Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Diseases. Nebulizer can treat COPD and these devices are meant to generate vapors of medicines in...

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Spirometer can help in Early Detection of COPD

November 11, 2012 • COPD StagesComments (0)

Early detection of COPD can enable a person to get rid of the further complications. When you realize that you are affected with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, it indicates that you have deterioration of lungs. There are many symptoms associated with...

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Know about Three Major Stages of COPD

August 31, 2012 • COPD StagesComments (0)

COPD stages are defined according to the level of disease in a human body. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) kills many people in US and other countries in a year. The main cause of these diseases is smoking and doctors recommend quitting smoking,...

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Mild COPD: Symptoms need not be ignored

July 20, 2012 • COPD StagesComments (0)

Mild COPD: Facts associated with it COPD is classified into four stages and mild COPD is the primary level of disease. FEV1 to FVC ratio at this stage are below 70% and value of FEV1 should be equal to or exceeding 80%. It is better to get the mild COPD...

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Moderate COPD: Intermediate level of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

July 20, 2012 • COPD StagesComments (0)

Moderate COPD: General Information Moderate COPD is the intermediate stage among four stages of lung diseases. It is in between the mild stage and critical level of illness. FEV1 to FEV ratio of patients in moderate stage is lesser than 70% and FEV1 reaches...

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Severe COPD: Tough stage of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

July 20, 2012 • COPD StagesComments (0)

Severe COPD: Introduction about severe stage of COPD Severe COPD is the final stage of lung diseases and has most complicated approach. COPD is one of the major causes of mortality worldwide and has a burdened approach. It is a multicomponent disorder having...

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Last stage of COPD: Life threatening phase of disease

July 20, 2012 • COPD StagesComments (0)

Last stage of COPD: Definition and facts Last stage of COPD implies to the highest level of distortion of lungs due to disease, which can probably lead to failure of respiratory system. End stage usually associates with termination of life or a permanent...