Monsur is a primary care respiratory physician with over 35 years experience in clinical practice. Monsur is also founding & senate member of the International Primary Care Respiratory Group (IPCRG).
Here, the nature of the breathlessness is well defined as "on exertion' only.
Fear of intractable dyspnoea usually develops in the course of progressive CRDs.
Risk factors of CRDs like smoking, occupational hazards (Jute mill, Sawmill, grocer shop), pulmonary tuberculosis (~ 50% of patient suffered from pulmonary impairment after microbiological cure of...