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Borg dyspnea scale

(borg)

A system used to document the severity of the patient's shortness of breath using numbers anchored with verbal descriptions, e.g., 10 = completely out of breath; 5 = somewhat breathless; 1 = breathing easily. The patient or athlete chooses the number that best corresponds to his or her current perceived respiratory effort.

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Venes, Donald, editor. "Borg Dyspnea Scale." Taber's Medical Dictionary, 23rd ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Taber's Online, www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/729851/all/Borg_dyspnea_scale.
Borg dyspnea scale. In: Venes D, ed. Taber's Medical Dictionary. 23rd ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/729851/all/Borg_dyspnea_scale. Accessed April 22, 2019.
Borg dyspnea scale. (2017). In Venes, D. (Ed.), Taber's Medical Dictionary. Available from https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/729851/all/Borg_dyspnea_scale
Borg Dyspnea Scale [Internet]. In: Venes D, editors. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 April 22]. Available from: https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/729851/all/Borg_dyspnea_scale.
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