RLD

(redirected from Restrictive Lung Disease)
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AcronymDefinition
RLDRed Light District
RLDRobert Louis-Dreyfus (Swiss-French businessman)
RLDRolled
RLDReceived Line Detect
RLDRun Length Decoding
RLDRotate Left Digit
RLDRelational Design
RLDRun Length Distribution
RLDRed Letter Day
RLDRashtriya Lok Dal (India, political party)
RLDReference Listed Drug (drug used to compare effects and safety with trial drug FDA)
RLDRoad Load Data (ground vehicle measurement)
RLDRijksluchtvaartdienst
RLDRestrictive Lung Disease
RLDRefrigerant Leak Detector
RLDRadar/Laser Detector
RLDReady-To-Load Date
RLDRelocation Dictionary
RLDRepublique Libre du Design (French: Free Design Republic)
RLDRoni Lynn Deutch (Tax Debt Resolution Law Firm)
RLDRemote LAN Dial
RLDRemote Line Device
RLDRequired Load Date
RLDRelocation Day (airlines)
RLDRemote Location Device
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Pulmonary-related complications may be chronic or acute and may include restrictive lung disease, chronic hypoxemia, pulmonary hypertension, and interstitial fibrosis.
The routine blood examination was found to be normal, and the pulmonary function tests showed mild restrictive lung disease.
A study by Salhi and associates (33) on 31 patients (mean age 57 years) having restrictive lung disease (11 with congenital kyphoscoliosis) reported a mean 6MWD of 118.
This study also demonstrated that older subjects with obstructive lung disease were at significantly increased risk of both all-cause and respiratory mortality and that older subjects with restrictive lung disease were at significantly increased risk of both all-cause and cardiovascular mortality
The procedure was performed on a highly critical 70 year old male patient with severe restrictive lung disease and critical left main disease.
The lungs are often involved in the different rheumatic diseases and patients may succumb due to pulmonary hypertension and cor pulmonale secondary to restrictive lung disease.
Age and gender were associated with obstructive and restrictive lung disease," said Dr.
Because IPF is a restrictive lung disease, pulmonary function testing characteristically demonstrates reduced lung volumes (for example, vital capacity and total lung capacity).
Respiratory function is affected when the heavy chest wall compresses the lungs, resulting in impaired gas exchange, This increases the risk of restrictive lung disease and obstructive sleep apnea.
A lot of our older patients have other problems, such as heart failure, hypertension and restrictive lung disease, so we are very aggressive about getting medical clearance and optimizing control of their other problems," she added.
Survival is inversely related to the severity of restrictive lung disease.
Since difficult intubation has been reported (1) and obstructive sleep apnoea and restrictive lung disease have been described (2), regional anaesthesia may be considered an attractive option for patients with achondroplasia.