Severe respiratory insufficiency in a patient with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease following carbogen inhalation

Oren Fruchter, Mordechai Yigla

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Abstract

The case history is presented of a patient with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in whom severe respiratory compromise developed following carbogen inhalation. Clinicians should be aware of this potentially lethal adverse effect of carbogen in this particular group of patients.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)256-257
Number of pages2
JournalRespiratory Medicine CME
Volume1
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - 2008
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
  • Hearing-loss
  • Respiratory insufficiency

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