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Old 05-07-2016, 10:06 AM #3 (permalink)
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Default Re: Oxygen

You are so right! Very bad idea! Oxygen in the ER is risky enough but oxygen at home is a recipe for trouble. In the ER they can check to see if you are retaining CO2 before giving oxygen. I believe it is ignorance, not greed behind the push for oxygen.
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