Handheld Fan Effective Nonpharmacologic Strategy for Dyspnea in Lung Cancer
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Handheld Fan Effective Nonpharmacologic Strategy for Dyspnea in Lung Cancer

Many patients with lung cancer experience dyspnea, or shortness of breath, and a commonly used nonpharmacologic strategy for managing this effect is applying a stream of air toward the face with a handheld fan.  Although…