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Breathing in America: Diseases, Progress, and Hope

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Breathing in America: Diseases, Progress, and Hope
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Publisher: American Thoracic Society
ISBN/ASIN: 0615380581
ISBN-13: 9780615380582
Number of pages: 282

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A book that explores the nature and causes of pulmonary, critical care and sleep disorders, their prevalence and burden, the benefits research has brought and the research challenges that remain. The book, which was supported by the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, is written for educated laypersons.

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