TITLE

COPD and MI: a bad combination

AUTHOR(S)
Al Lawati, Nabil M.
PUB. DATE
August 2007
SOURCE
Thorax;Aug2007, Vol. 62 Issue 8, p701
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a study which examines the relationship between chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and myocardial infarction (MI). It is stated that the study used clinical approach rather than pulmonary function test of COPD. Results revealed that mortality and rehospitalization rates to patients with COPD and MI is higher.
ACCESSION #
26359989

 

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