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What is Respiratory conditions?

What is Respiratory conditions?

  • Respiratory conditions: Any condition that affects the respiratory system.
  • Respiratory conditions: Pertaining to respiration.
    Source - Diseases Database
  • Respiratory conditions: a disease affecting the respiratory system.
    Source - WordNet 2.1

Respiratory conditions: Introduction

Types of Respiratory conditions:

Types of Respiratory conditions:

Broader types of Respiratory conditions:

How many people get Respiratory conditions?

Prevalance of Respiratory conditions: 78.9 per 100 (NHIS96)
Prevalance Rate of Respiratory conditions: approx 1 in 1 or 78.90% or 214.6 million people in USA [about data]

How serious is Respiratory conditions?

Deaths for Respiratory conditions: 233,659 deaths (NHLBI 1999)

What causes Respiratory conditions?

Causes of Respiratory conditions: see causes of Respiratory conditions
Risk factors for Respiratory conditions: see risk factors for Respiratory conditions

What are the symptoms of Respiratory conditions?

Symptoms of Respiratory conditions: see symptoms of Respiratory conditions

Can anyone else get Respiratory conditions?

More information: see contagiousness of Respiratory conditions

Respiratory conditions: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Respiratory conditions.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Respiratory conditions.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Respiratory conditions: Pulmonologist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Respiratory conditions.
Treatments for Respiratory conditions: see treatments for Respiratory conditions
Research for Respiratory conditions: see research for Respiratory conditions

Society issues for Respiratory conditions


Cost statistics for Respiratory conditions: The following are statistics from various sources about costs and Respiratory conditions:

  • Estimated $777,927,000 spent in public hospitals on respiratory system in Australia 2001-02 (AIHW National Hospital Morbidity Database, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
  • Estimated $209,188,000 spent in public hospitals on respiratory system in Australia 2001-02 (AIHW National Hospital Morbidity Database, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
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Hospitalizations for Respiratory conditions: 3,491,000 (NHLBI 1999)

Hospitalization statistics for Respiratory conditions: The following are statistics from various sources about hospitalizations and Respiratory conditions:
  • 11% of male hospitalizations were for respiratory diseases in Canada 1996/97 (Hospital Morbidity Database, Canadian Institute for Health Information, Health Canada)
  • 9% of female hospitalizations were for respiratory diseases in Canada 1996/97 (Hospital Morbidity Database, Canadian Institute for Health Information, Health Canada)
  • 1,095,092 patient days spent in public hospitals for respiratory diseases in Australia 2001-02 (AIHW National Hospital Morbidity Database, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
  • 15.3% of hospitalisations for respiratory diseases in public hospitals are single day in Australia 2001-02 (AIHW National Hospital Morbidity Database, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
  • 248,364 admissions to public hospitals because of respiratory diseases in Australia 2001-02 (AIHW National Hospital Morbidity Database, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
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Physician office visits for Respiratory conditions: 31,440,000 (NHLBI 1999)

Organs Affected by Respiratory conditions:

Organs and body systems related to Respiratory conditions include:

Name and Aliases of Respiratory conditions

Main name of condition: Respiratory conditions

Other names or spellings for Respiratory conditions:

Respiratory disorder, respiratory disease, respiratory diseases

Respiratory illness, Respiratory disorder, Respiratory disease, Respiratory illness, Respiratory disease, Respiratory disorder
Source - WordNet 2.1

Respiratory conditions: Related Conditions

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