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ET

endotracheal

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PACO2
PAO2

Partial pressure Alveolar CO2/O2

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PET

positron emission tomography

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FEV

forced expiratory volume

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R(aw)

Airway Resistance

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c

compliance

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PMH

past medical history

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LLL

left lower lobe

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IADL

instrumental activities of daily living

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PEF

peek expiratory flow

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RLL

Right lower lobe

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RUL

right upper lobe

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PIP

positive inspiratory pressure

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RR

respiratory rate

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RPE

rating of perceived exertion

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LUL

left upper lobe

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NE

norepinephrine

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SOB

shortness of breath

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NTS

nucleus tractus solitarius

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PaCO2
PaO2

Partial pressure arterial CO2/O2

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SOA

shortness of air

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VO2

O2 Consumption

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IMV

intermittent mandatory ventilation

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A-a gradient

alveolar arterial gradient

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MIP

maximum inspiratory pressure

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6MWT

6 min walk test

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V

ventilatino

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DI

dyspnea index

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PND

paroxysmal nocturnal dyspnea

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MEP

maximum expiratory pressure