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Treatment of Dyspnoea in Advanced Cancer Patients: ESMO Clinical Practice Guidelines
Kloke M, Cherny N, on behalf of the ESMO Guidelines Committee
Annals of Oncology 2015; 26(Suppl 5): v169–v173
Dyspnoea is frequently seen in advanced cancer patients, especially in lung cancer patients, and has a major impact on the quality of life. Patients describe dyspnoea as suffocating, choking or tightness of breath.