Integrative Medicine for Respiratory Conditions: Asthma and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

Gloria Y. Yeh, Randy J Horwitz

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Abstract

Asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease are 2 common chronic respiratory disorders in primary care that cause considerable morbidity and mortality. This article reviews disease pathophysiology and outlines an integrative, multidimensional approach to the evaluation and management of these conditions, including pharmacotreatment, nutrition, supplements, self-care strategies, mind-body therapies, and other integrative modalities.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)925-941
Number of pages17
JournalMedical Clinics of North America
Volume101
Issue number5
DOIs
StatePublished - Sep 1 2017

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Mind-Body Therapies
Integrative Medicine
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Primary Health Care
Asthma
Morbidity
Mortality

Keywords

  • Asthma
  • COPD
  • Integrative medicine
  • Respiratory disease

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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Integrative Medicine for Respiratory Conditions : Asthma and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. / Yeh, Gloria Y.; Horwitz, Randy J.

In: Medical Clinics of North America, Vol. 101, No. 5, 01.09.2017, p. 925-941.

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