TITLE

Minimising exacerbations in early COPD

AUTHOR(S)
Galloway, Mandy
PUB. DATE
October 2016
SOURCE
Practice Nurse;Oct2016, Vol. 46 Issue 10, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the worsening of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in the observational research COPDGene. Topics covered include recommendations by the British National Institute for Health and Care Excellence on symptoms citing winter bronchitis, wheezing and sputum, factors affecting exacerbations such as smoking, infection and exposure to dust, fumes and chemicals, and its management implementing long acting beta2 agonist with inhaled corticosteroids.
ACCESSION #
118952467

 

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