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.
|Department/Agency||Public Health Agency of Canada. Centre for Chronic Disease Prevention and Control.|
|Title||Life and breath :|
|Subtitle||respiratory disease in Canada|
|Other Language Editions||[French]|
|Electronic Document|| |
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|Other Formats||Paper-[English], CD-ROM-[English | French]|
|Number of Pages||129p.|
|Subject Terms||Respiratory diseases|
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