Management of Dyspnea

  • Dyspnea in Patients with Advanced Stage Cancer: A Nurses Guide to Assessment and Treatment.Obarzanek, L. and M.L. Campbell,  Seminars in Oncology Nursing, 2022. 38(1): p. 151255. Link
  • Management of Dyspnea in Advanced Cancer: ASCO Guideline. David Hui, Kari Bohlke, Ting Bao, Toby C. Campbell, Patrick J. Coyne, David C. Currow, Arjun Gupta, Aliza L. Leiser, Masanori Mori, Stefano Nava, Lynn F. Reinke, Eric J. Roeland, Carole Seigel, Declan Walsh, and Margaret L. Campbell. Journal of Clinical Oncology 2021 39:12, 1389-1411. Link 

Measurement of Dyspnea

  • Dyspnoea-12 and Multidimensional Dyspnea Profile: Systematic Review of Use and Properties.Williams, M.T., et al., Journal of Pain and Symptom Management, 2022. 63(1): p. e75-e87. Link
  • Multidimensional Dyspnea Profile: an instrument for clinical and laboratory research. Robert B. Banzett et al. European Respiratory Journal 2015 45: 1681-1691. Link
  • Quantification of dyspnoea using descriptors: development and initial testing of the Dyspnoea-12. J. Yorke et al. Thorax 2010;65:21-26. Download

Mechanisms of Dyspnea 

  • An Official American Thoracic Society Statement: Update on the Mechanisms, Assessment, and Management of Dyspnea. Parshall, M.B., et al., American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, 2012. 185(4): p. 435-452. Link
  • Air Hunger: A Primal Sensation and a Primary Element of Dyspnea. Banzett RB, Lansing RW, Binks AP.  Compr Physiol. 2021 Feb 12;11(2):1449-1483. doi: 10.1002/cphy.c200001. PMID: 33577128. Download
  • Dyspnea, in Handbook of Clinical Neurology, Binks, A.P.,  -  R. Chen and P.G. Guyenet, Editors. 2022, Elsevier. p. 309-338. Link
  • Affective traits, states, and breathlessness. von Leupoldt A, Denutte Y. Curr Opin Support Palliat Care. 2020 Sep;14(3):182-189. Link