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How should the body compensate to cope with a restrictive lung disease?

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Dr. Robert Fink
Pediatrics
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In brief: Breathe faster

Restrictive lung disease makes the lungs stiffer and smaller in volume, the body compensates for this change by breathing faster with smaller breaths.

In brief: Breathe faster

Restrictive lung disease makes the lungs stiffer and smaller in volume, the body compensates for this change by breathing faster with smaller breaths.
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