Life and breath :: HP35-8/2007E-PDF

respiratory disease in Canada

This technical report presents data for the surveillance of common chronic respiratory diseases in Canada. It provides information on incidence and prevalence, hospitalizations, death, and health care costs. Chapters cover topics that include tobacco use, air quality, and lung transplants, as well as occupational respiratory disease, asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, lung cancer, cystic fibrosis, respiratory distress syndrome, sleep apnea, and tuberculosis. Data categories include risk factors, diagnosis and treatment, and economic impacts.

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Department/Agency Public Health Agency of Canada. Centre for Chronic Disease Prevention and Control.
Title Life and breath :
Subtitle respiratory disease in Canada
Publication Type Monograph
Language [English]
Other Language Editions [French]
Format Electronic
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Other Formats Paper-[English], CD-ROM-[English | French]
Date 2007.
Number of Pages 129p.
ISBN 978-0-662-47060-1
Catalogue Number
  • HP35-8/2007E-PDF
Subject Terms Respiratory diseases