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chronic

Medicine (of a disease) developing slowly, or of long duration

chronic

[′krän·ik]
(medicine)
Long-continued; of long duration.
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If future studies show that hypoxemia is a cause of adverse outcomes, it may be a preventable cause--perhaps with caffeine therapy, specific ventilator strategies, or doxapram administration, the researchers said.
Doxapram @ 0.5 mg/kg IV within 30 seconds (repeated after 45 minutes) was given when the dog developed respiratory arrest during the course of therapy.
Subcutaneous fluids and a respiratory stimulant (doxapram, 2 mg/kg, SQ) were given postoperatively, and the kits were kept warm while they recovered from anesthesia.
Rodent doxapram model of panic: behavioral effects and c-Fos immunoreactivity in the amygdala.
Comparison of the acute effects on gas exchange of nasal ventilation and doxapram in exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.