Table 2 Percentage of patients with different diagnoses in patients with breathing difficulties
DiagnosisPercentage of patients (%)
Chest infection54.6
Exacerbation of asthma7.9
Exacerbation of COPD11.1
Heart failure3.1
Hyperventilation2.7
Other respiratory diagnosis20.6
  • COPD, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

  • COPD, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.