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Chronic breathlessness: re-thinking the symptom

Abstract:
Is chronic breathlessness a symptom or a syndrome? Although hotly debated, we would like to suggest an alternative viewpoint. Here, we speculate that the argument over chronic breathlessness being considered as either a symptom or syndrome both holds us within a reductionist framework, and somewhat misses the point.
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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1183/13993003.02238-2017

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Clinical Neurosciences
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Clinical Neurosciences
Role:
Author
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Clinical Neurosciences
Role:
Author
More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Clinical Neurosciences
Role:
Author
Publisher:
European Respiratory Society Publisher's website
Journal:
European Respiratory Journal Journal website
Volume:
51
Issue:
1
Pages:
1702238
Publication date:
2018-01-25
Acceptance date:
2017-11-02
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EISSN:
1399-3003
ISSN:
0903-1936
Pubs id:
pubs:829554
URN:
uri:67c85910-cba2-4a3c-8008-88cc3dd1fa89
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uuid:67c85910-cba2-4a3c-8008-88cc3dd1fa89
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pubs:829554

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