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Why should patients with COPD be given low flow concentration supplemental oxygen?

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Dr. Frank Mayo
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care

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if a patient has a saturation less than 88 they qualify for supplemental oxygen.
oxygen is the only therapy proven to prolong life in advanced copd

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if a patient has a saturation less than 88 they qualify for supplemental oxygen.
oxygen is the only therapy proven to prolong life in advanced copd
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