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Care of Breathlessness in a Hospice Patient With Advanced Lung Cancer

Gemma Hodge

Lung cancer has a high symptom burden, leading to poor physical and psychosocial functioning and reduced quality of life. Dyspnoea (breathlessness) is one of the most common symptoms experienced in the advanced stages of lung cancer. It is the subjective sensation of breathing discomfort and can be a continuous symptom... Read full article

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