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please help! what is the optimal pattern of breathing for patient with obstructive airway disease?

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Dr. Alvaro Aranda
34 years experience Pulmonology
Any: There is no optimal patters. Breath normally & at times hold breath X few seconds & blow out through your moth partially close as in blowing a balloon. It will help ypur respiratory muscles. By keeping a slow pattern will oxygenated without causing acid-base problems
Answered on Aug 4, 2015
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