Skip to content Name the two subsidiary processes it involves. Respiration is the process in which oxygen moves from the outside air into the body and carbon dioxide and other waste gases move from inside the body into the outside air. It involves ventilation and gas exchange.
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An year-old man, VB, presents with a history of recurrent episodes of wheeze after walking meters. VB has recently started to go to a gym and his episodes of wheeze have worsened. He goes to see his GP. He can talk in sentences but his respiratory rate is increased. A diagnosis of mild asthma is made. He is started on salbutamol metered dose inhaler MDI two puffs when required and beclomethasone Qvar 50 micrograms twice daily. What is asthma?
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