QOD 38: Dyspnea (Respiratory/Basic Care and Comfort)

QOD 38: Dyspnea (Respiratory/Basic Care and Comfort)

Answer:

C. Obesity

Rationale: 

Dyspnea, also known as breathlessness, is a state in which a person is unable to get enough air. Dyspnea may be acute, such as after an injury affecting the lungs or a panic attack, or it may be chronic in nature. Causes of chronic dyspnea include . . .