International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

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List of Papers (Total 1,336)

Effects of community-based pulmonary rehabilitation in 33 municipalities in Denmark – results from the KOALA project

Effects of community-based pulmonary rehabilitation in 33 municipalities in Denmark - results from the KOALA project Nina Godtfredsen,1,2 Tina Brandt Sørensen,3 Marie Lavesen,4 Birthe Pors,5 Lone Sander Dalsgaard,6 Jens Dollerup,7 Ove Grann8 1Department of Respiratory Medicine, Amager and Hvidovre University Hospital, Hvidovre, Denmark; 2Institute of Clinical Medicine, University...

Cigarette smoke-induced RANKL expression enhances MMP-9 production by alveolar macrophages

Cigarette smoke-induced RANKL expression enhances MMP-9 production by alveolar macrophages Lu Zhou,1 Yanqing Le,1 Jieyu Tian,2 Xia Yang,2 Rong Jin,3 Xiaoyan Gai,1 Yongchang Sun1 1Department of Respiratory Medicine, Peking University Third Hospital, Beijing, China; 2Department of Respiratory Medicine, Beijing Tongren Hospital, Capital Medical University, Beijing, China...

Clinical characteristics and outcomes in Japanese patients with COPD according to the 2017 GOLD classification: the Ishinomaki COPD Network Registry

Clinical characteristics and outcomes in Japanese patients with COPD according to the 2017 GOLD classification: the Ishinomaki COPD Network Registry Seiichi Kobayashi,1 Masakazu Hanagama,1 Masatsugu Ishida,1 Hikari Sato,1 Manabu Ono,1 Shinsuke Yamanda,1 Mitsuhiro Yamada,2 Hiroyuki Aizawa,1 Masaru Yanai1 1Department of Respiratory Medicine, Japanese Red Cross Ishinomaki Hospital...

The Manchester Respiratory-related Sleep Symptoms scale for patients with COPD: development and validation

The Manchester Respiratory-related Sleep Symptoms scale for patients with COPD: development and validation Naimat Khan,1 Jørgen Vestbo,2 Adam Garrow,3 Pradeep Karur,4 Umme Kolsum,5 Sarah Tyson,6 Dave Singh,7 Janelle Yorke8 1The Medicines Evaluation Unit, Wythenshawe Hospital, Manchester, UK; 2University of Manchester, Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust, Manchester, UK...

Evaluating the impact of morning symptoms in COPD using the Capacity of Daily Living during the Morning (CDLM) questionnaire

Evaluating the impact of morning symptoms in COPD using the Capacity of Daily Living during the Morning (CDLM) questionnaire Alexa Núñez,1 Cristina Esquinas,1 Miriam Barrecheguren,1 Myriam Calle,2,3 Ricard Casamor,4 Marc Miravitlles1,5 1Pneumology Department, Hospital Universitari Vall d’Hebron/Vall d’Hebron Institut de Recerca (VHIR), Barcelona, Spain; 2Pneumology Department...

Validation of clinical control in COPD as a new tool for optimizing treatment

Validation of clinical control in COPD as a new tool for optimizing treatment Juan José Soler-Cataluña,1,2 Maribel Marzo,3 Pablo Catalán,1 Cristina Miralles,1 Bernardino Alcazar,2,4 Marc Miravitlles2,5 1Pneumology Department, Hospital Arnau de Vilanova, Valencia, Spain; 2CIBER of Respiratory Diseases (CIBERES), Spain; 3Emergency Department, Hospital General de Requena, Valencia...

Effects of a COPD self-management support intervention: a randomized controlled trial

Effects of a COPD self-management support intervention: a randomized controlled trial Heidi B Bringsvor,1,2 Eva Langeland,3 Bjørg Frøysland Oftedal,2 Knut Skaug,1 Jörg Assmus,4 Signe Berit Bentsen5 1Department of Research and Innovation, Helse Fonna HF, Haugesund, Norway; 2Department of Quality and Health Technology, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Stavanger, Stavanger...

Defining the role of neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio in COPD: a systematic literature review

Defining the role of neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio in COPD: a systematic literature review Yuliana Pascual-González,1 Marta López-Sánchez,1 Jordi Dorca,1 Salud Santos1,2 1Department of Respiratory Medicine, Bellvitge University Hospital – IDIBELL, University of Barcelona, L’Hospitalet de Llobregat, Barcelona, Spain; 2Biomedical Research Networking Center Consortium – Respiratory...

Blood eosinophil count as a prognostic biomarker in COPD

Blood eosinophil count as a prognostic biomarker in COPD Yeon-Mok Oh,1,* Keu Sung Lee,2,* Yoonki Hong,3,* Sung Chul Hwang,2 Jae Yeol Kim,4 Deog Keom Kim,5 Kwang Ha Yoo,6 Ji-Hyun Lee,7 Tae-Hyung Kim,8 Seong Yong Lim,9 Chin Kook Rhee,10 Hyoung Kyu Yoon,11 Sang Yeub Lee,12 Yong Bum Park,13 Jin Hee Jung,14 Woo Jin Kim,3 Sang-Do Lee,1 Joo Hun Park2 1Department of Pulmonary and...

Interventions to increase referral and uptake to pulmonary rehabilitation in people with COPD: a systematic review

Interventions to increase referral and uptake to pulmonary rehabilitation in people with COPD: a systematic review Frances Early,1 Ian Wellwood,2 Isla Kuhn,3 Christi Deaton,2 Jonathan Fuld1 1Centre for Self-Management Support, Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Cambridge, UK; 2Clinical Nursing Research Group, Primary Care Unit, Department of Public Health and...

The dose of inhaled corticosteroids in patients with COPD: when less is better

The dose of inhaled corticosteroids in patients with COPD: when less is better José Luis Izquierdo,1 Borja G Cosio2,3 1Department of Pneumology and Medicine, Hospital Universitario, Universidad de Alcalá, Guadalajara, Spain; 2Department of Respiratory Medicine, Hospital Son Espases-IdISBa, Palma de Mallorca, Spain; 3CIBER de Enfermedades Respiratorias (CIBERES), Instituto de...

Difference in systemic inflammation and predictors of acute exacerbation between smoking-associated COPD and tuberculosis-associated COPD

Difference in systemic inflammation and predictors of acute exacerbation between smoking-associated COPD and tuberculosis-associated COPD Jee Youn Oh,1 Young Seok Lee,1 Kyung Hoon Min,1 Gyu Young Hur,1 Sung Yong Lee,1 Kyung Ho Kang,1 Chin Kook Rhee,2 Seoung Ju Park,3 Jae Jeong Shim1 1Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Korea...

Safety, tolerability, and pharmacokinetics of single and repeat ascending doses of CHF6001, a novel inhaled phosphodiesterase-4 inhibitor: two randomized trials in healthy volunteers

Safety, tolerability, and pharmacokinetics of single and repeat ascending doses of CHF6001, a novel inhaled phosphodiesterase-4 inhibitor: two randomized trials in healthy volunteers Fabrizia Mariotti,1 Mirco Govoni,1 Germano Lucci,1 Debora Santoro,1 Marie Anna Nandeuil2 1Global Clinical Development, Chiesi Farmaceutici SpA, Parma, Italy; 2Global Clinical Development, Chiesi S.A...

Predictors of mortality in patients with COPD after 9 years

Predictors of mortality in patients with COPD after 9 years Robson Prudente,1 Estefânia Aparecida Thomé Franco,2 Carolina Bonfanti Mesquita,1 Renata Ferrari,1 Irma de Godoy,1 Suzana Erico Tanni1 1Department of Internal Medicine, São Paulo State University (UNESP), Medical School, Botucatu, São Paulo Brazil; 2University Hospital of São Paulo State University (UNESP), Medical...

Forced oscillation technique for early detection of the effects of smoking and COPD: contribution of fractional-order modeling

Forced oscillation technique for early detection of the effects of smoking and COPD: contribution of fractional-order modeling Caroline Oliveira Ribeiro,1 Alvaro Camilo Dias Faria,1 Agnaldo José Lopes,2,3 Pedro Lopes de Melo1 1Biomedical Instrumentation Laboratory, Institute of Biology and Faculty of Engineering, State University of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil...

Prevalence of malnutrition in COPD and its relationship with the parameters related to disease severity

Prevalence of malnutrition in COPD and its relationship with the parameters related to disease severity Burak Mete,1 Erkan Pehlivan,1 Gazi Gülbaş,2 Hakan Günen3 1Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, İnönü University, Malatya, Turkey; 2Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, İnönü University, Malatya, Turkey; 3Sureyyapasa Research and Training Center...

Validation of ACCESS: an automated tool to support self-management of COPD exacerbations

Validation of ACCESS: an automated tool to support self-management of COPD exacerbations Lonneke M Boer,1 Maarten van der Heijden,2 Nathalie ME van Kuijk,1 Peter JF Lucas,2 Jan H Vercoulen,3,4 Willem JJ Assendelft,1 Erik W Bischoff,1 Tjard R Schermer1,5 1Department of Primary and Community Care, Radboud university medical center, Radboud Institute for Health Sciences, Nijmegen...

Eosinophil counts in first COPD hospitalizations: a 1-year cost analysis in Quebec, Canada

Eosinophil counts in first COPD hospitalizations: a 1-year cost analysis in Quebec, Canada Thomas G Poder1–3 Nathalie Carrier,1 Maryse Bélanger,1,4 Simon Couillard,1,4 Josiane Courteau,1 Pierre Larivée,1,4 Alain Vanasse1,3 1Research Center, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke, QC, Canada; 2Health Technology Assessment Unit, UETMIS, CIUSSS de l’Estrie – CHUS...

Use of medicines and health services for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease among a cohort of Australians over 50 years

Use of medicines and health services for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease among a cohort of Australians over 50 years Renly Lim, Mhairi Kerr, Elizabeth E Roughead Quality Use of Medicines and Pharmacy Research Centre, School of Pharmacy and Medical Sciences, University of South Australia, Adelaide, SA, Australia Background: It is not known if the medicines and services for...

Longitudinal stability of blood eosinophil count strata in the COPD COSYCONET cohort

Longitudinal stability of blood eosinophil count strata in the COPD COSYCONET cohort Timm Greulich,1 Sina Mager,1 Tanja Lucke,2 Andreas Rembert Koczulla,1 Robert Bals,3 Sebastian Fähndrich,3 Rudolf A Jörres,2 Peter Alter,1 Anne Kirsten,4 Claus Franz Vogelmeier,1 Henrik Watz4 1Department of Medicine, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University Medical Centre Giessen and...

Bispectral index in hypercapnic encephalopathy associated with COPD exacerbation: a pilot study

Bispectral index in hypercapnic encephalopathy associated with COPD exacerbation: a pilot study Roberto Chalela,1–3 Lluis Gallart,4,5 Sergi Pascual-Guardia,1–3 Antonio Sancho-Muñoz,1,2 Joaquim Gea,1–3 Mauricio Orozco-Levi1–3 1Respiratory Medicine Department, Hospital del Mar-IMIM, Barcelona, Spain; 2Department CEXS, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, Spain; 3CIBERES, ISCIII...

Sociodemographic and clinical factors affecting the quality of life of patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

Sociodemographic and clinical factors affecting the quality of life of patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease Joanna Rosińczuk,1 Maria Przyszlak,2 Izabella Uchmanowicz3 1Department of Nervous System Diseases, Faculty of Health Sciences, Wroclaw Medical University, Wroclaw, Poland; 2Center of Postgraduate Education for Nurses and Midwives, Warsaw, Poland; 3Division of...

The role of CAT in evaluating the response to treatment of patients with AECOPD

The role of CAT in evaluating the response to treatment of patients with AECOPD Aiyuan Zhou,1–3 Zijing Zhou,1–3 Yating Peng,1–3 Yiyang Zhao,1–3 Jiaxi Duan,1–3 Ping Chen1–3 1Department of Respiratory Medicine, Second Xiangya Hospital, Central South University, Changsha, Hunan 410011, China; 2Research Unit of Respiratory Disease, Central South University, Changsha, Hunan 410011...

A comparative study of the five-repetition sit-to-stand test and the 30-second sit-to-stand test to assess exercise tolerance in COPD patients

A comparative study of the five-repetition sit-to-stand test and the 30-second sit-to-stand test to assess exercise tolerance in COPD patients Qin Zhang,1 Yan-xia Li,2 Xue-lian Li,3 Yan Yin,1 Rui-lan Li,1 Xin Qiao,1 Wei Li,1 Hai-feng Ma,1 Wen-hui Ma,1 Yu-feng Han,1 Guang-qiao Zeng,4 Qiu-yue Wang,1 Jian Kang,1 Gang Hou1 1Institute of Respiratory Disease, First Hospital of China...