Breathe Easy: A Guide to Lung and Respiratory Disorders for Patients and Their Families

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Questions & Answers by a

Board-Certified Pulmonary Specialist


This book was published in 1984 and a few parts are out of date, particularly sections dealing with specific drug therapies. Many other areas are as accurate now (2009) as in the 1980s, including explanations for most diseases and conditions. The author has continued to write web-based materials for the general public, and this information can be found in Dr. Martin's main Subject Index under:

  • Asthma, COPD, Sinusitis, Chronic Cough
  • Occupational lung diseases
  • Sleep Disorders

    Information in this book and on the various web sites is intended for educational purposes only, and should not be construed as offering specific medical advice for any individual. Please consult your health professional for specific advice relating to any medical problem or condition.