Category: Respiratory System

Canadian Health and Care Mall: Discussion of Respiratory Complaints in Chinese

In the present study, spontaneously reported descriptors of dyspnea and associated symptoms were elicited in Chinese patients to make a symptom checklist. This was used to collect frequency evaluations in new groups of Chinese patients with different cardiopulmonary diseases and medically unexplained dyspnea, and in healthy subjects. Test-retest reliability in these 328 subjects was satisfactory for most of the descriptors. A principal component analysis on…

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