International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

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List of Papers (Total 1,336)

Alternative definitions of chronic bronchitis and their correlation with CT parameters

Alternative definitions of chronic bronchitis and their correlation with CT parameters Jeong Uk Lim,1 Ji-Hyun Lee,2 Tae-Hyung Kim,3 Jae Seung Lee,4 Sang-Do Lee,4 Yeon-Mok Oh,4 Chin Kook Rhee1 1Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Seoul St. Mary’s Hospital, College of Medicine, The Catholic University of Korea, Seoul, Korea...

Comorbidities, mortality, and management of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease patients who required admissions to public hospitals in Hong Kong – computerized data collection and analysis

Comorbidities, mortality, and management of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease patients who required admissions to public hospitals in Hong Kong - computerized data collection and analysis Hok Sum Chan,1 Fanny Wai San Ko,2 Johnny Wai Man Chan,3 Loletta Kit Ying So,4 David Chi Leung Lam,5 Veronica Lee Chan,6 Cheuk Yin Tam,7 Wai Cho Yu8 1Department of Medicine, Alice Ho Miu Ling...

Inhaled glycopyrrolate for the treatment of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

Inhaled glycopyrrolate for the treatment of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease Donald P Tashkin,1 Nicholas J Gross2 1Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA; 2Department of Medicine, University Medical Research LLC, Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center, Hartford, CT, USA Abstract: Long-acting muscarinic antagonists (LAMAs...

Factors associated with lung cancer in COPD patients

Factors associated with lung cancer in COPD patients Martin Sandelin,1 Stéphanie Mindus,1 Marcus Thuresson,2 Karin Lisspers,3 Björn Ställberg,3 Gunnar Johansson,3 Kjell Larsson,4 Christer Janson1 1Department of Medical Sciences, Respiratory, Allergy and Sleep Research, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden; 2Statisticon AB, Uppsala, Sweden; 3Department of Public Health and Caring...

BMI–mortality association: shape independent of smoking status but different for chronic lung disease and lung cancer

BMI-mortality association: shape independent of smoking status but different for chronic lung disease and lung cancer David Faeh,1,2 Marco Kaufmann,1 Sarah R Haile,1 Matthias Bopp1 On behalf of the Swiss National Cohort Study Group 1Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Prevention Institute (EBPI), University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland; 2Health Department – Nutrition and Dietetics...

Increased urinary L-histidine in patients with asthma–COPD overlap: a pilot study

Increased urinary L-histidine in patients with asthma–COPD overlap: a pilot study 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 Adnan Khan,4 Jinhyuk Na,4 Youngja H Park,4 Jae Jeong Shim1 1Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Korea University...

Long-term safety of tiotropium/olodaterol Respimat® in patients with moderate-to-very severe COPD and renal impairment in the TONADO® studies

Long-term safety of tiotropium/olodaterol RespimatReg in patients with moderate-to-very severe COPD and renal impairment in the TONADOReg studies Craig LaForce,1 Eric Derom,2 Ulrich Bothner,3 Isabel M Kloer,3 Matthias Trampisch,4 Roland Buhl5 1NC Clinical Research, Raleigh, NC, USA; 2Department of Respiratory Medicine, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium; 3Pharmacovigilance...

Functional respiratory imaging: heterogeneity of acute exacerbations of COPD

Functional respiratory imaging: heterogeneity of acute exacerbations of COPD Wouter H van Geffen,1,2 Bita Hajian,3 Wim Vos,4 Jan De Backer,4 Anthony Cahn,5 Omar S Usmani,6 Cedric Van Holsbeke,4 Massimo Pistolesi,7 Huib AM Kerstjens,2 Wilfried De Backer3 1Department of Respiratory Medicine, Medical Centre Leeuwarden, Leeuwarden, the Netherlands; 2Department of Pulmonary Diseases...

Acute exacerbation of COPD during pulmonary rehabilitation: outcomes and risk prediction

Acute exacerbation of COPD during pulmonary rehabilitation: outcomes and risk prediction Bertrand Herer,1 Thierry Chinet2 1Pulmonary Rehabilitation Unit, Pulmonary Department, Centre Hospitalier De Bligny, Briis sous Forges, France; 2Pneumology Unit, Hôpital A. Paré, Boulogne-Billancourt, France Purpose: This study was performed to examine acute exacerbation of COPD (AECOPD...

Socioeconomic inequality in the use of prescription medications for smoking cessation among patients with COPD: a nationwide study

Socioeconomic inequality in the use of prescription medications for smoking cessation among patients with COPD: a nationwide study Sandra Søgaard Tøttenborg,1 Alice Jessie Clark,1 Reimar Wernich Thomsen,2 Søren Paaske Johnsen,2 Peter Lange1,3 1Department of Public Health, Section of Social Medicine, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark; 2Department of Clinical...

Chronic obstructive lung disease “expert system”: validation of a predictive tool for assisting diagnosis

Chronic obstructive lung disease "expert system": validation of a predictive tool for assisting diagnosis Fulvio Braido,1 Pierachille Santus,2 Angelo Guido Corsico,3 Fabiano Di Marco,4 Giovanni Melioli,5 Nicola Scichilone,6 Paolo Solidoro7 1Department of Internal Medicine, IRCCS San Martino di Genova University Hospital, Genoa, Italy; 2Department of Biomedical and Clinical...

Disconnection of pulmonary and systemic arterial stiffness in COPD

Disconnection of pulmonary and systemic arterial stiffness in COPD Jonathan R Weir-McCall,1 Patrick SK Liu-Shiu-Cheong,2 Allan D Struthers,1 Brian J Lipworth,2 J Graeme Houston1 1Division of Molecular and Clinical Medicine, Medical Research Institute, University of Dundee, Dundee, UK; 2Scottish Centre for Respiratory Research, Medical Research Institute, University of Dundee...

Dose–response of an extrafine dry powder inhaler formulation of glycopyrronium bromide: randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, dose-ranging study (GlycoNEXT)

Dose-response of an extrafine dry powder inhaler formulation of glycopyrronium bromide: randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, dose-ranging study (GlycoNEXT) Kai M Beeh,1 Aida Emirova,2 Hélène Prunier,2 Debora Santoro,3 Marie Anna Nandeuil2 1Insaf Respiratory Research Institute, Wiesbaden, Germany; 2Global Clinical Development, Chiesi S.A.S, Bois-Colombes, France; 3Global...

Effectiveness of water-based Liuzijue exercise on respiratory muscle strength and peripheral skeletal muscle function in patients with COPD

Effectiveness of water-based Liuzijue exercise on respiratory muscle strength and peripheral skeletal muscle function in patients with COPD Weibing Wu,1,* Xiaodan Liu,2,* Jingxin Liu,1 Peijun Li,1 Zhenwei Wang3 1Department of Sports Medicine, Shanghai University of Sport, 2School of Rehabilitation Medicine, Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, 3Department of...

Prevalence of COPD and respiratory symptoms associated with biomass smoke exposure in a suburban area

Prevalence of COPD and respiratory symptoms associated with biomass smoke exposure in a suburban area Alejandra Ramírez-Venegas,1 Mónica Velázquez-Uncal,1 Rosaura Pérez-Hernández,2 Nicolás Eduardo Guzmán-Bouilloud,1 Ramcés Falfán-Valencia,3 María Eugenia Mayar-Maya,4 Adrian Aranda-Chávez,1 Raúl H Sansores5 1Tobacco Smoking and COPD Research Department, Instituto Nacional de...

Genetic variants in FAM13A and IREB2 are associated with the susceptibility to COPD in a Chinese rural population: a case-control study

Genetic variants in FAM13A and IREB2 are associated with the susceptibility to COPD in a Chinese rural population: a case-control study Yanan Zhang,1 Jie Qiu,1 Peng Zhang,1 Jin Zhang,1 Min Jiang,2 Zhanbing Ma3 1Department of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, General Hospital of Ningxia Medical University, Ningxia Medical University, Yinchuan, People’s Republic of China...

Association between poor therapy adherence to inhaled corticosteroids and tiotropium and morbidity and mortality in patients with COPD

Association between poor therapy adherence to inhaled corticosteroids and tiotropium and morbidity and mortality in patients with COPD Kirsten Koehorst-ter Huurne,1 Catharina GM Groothuis-Oudshoorn,2 Paul DLPM vanderValk,1 Kris LL Movig,3 Job van der Palen,4,5 Marjolein Brusse-Keizer4 1Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Medisch Spectrum Twente, Enschede, the Netherlands...

Blood MCP-1 levels are increased in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease patients with prevalent emphysema

Blood MCP-1 levels are increased in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease patients with prevalent emphysema Antonino Di Stefano,1 Teresa Coccini,2 Elisa Roda,2 Cinzia Signorini,3 Bruno Balbi,1 Giuseppe Brunetti,4 Piero Ceriana4 1Pulmonary Rehabilitation Unit and Laboratory of Cytoimmunopathology of the Heart and Lung, Istituti Clinici Scientifici Maugeri SpA Società Benefit...

Is the 6-minute pegboard and ring test valid to evaluate upper limb function in hospitalized patients with acute exacerbation of COPD?

Is the 6-minute pegboard and ring test valid to evaluate upper limb function in hospitalized patients with acute exacerbation of COPD? Rosimeire Marcos Felisberto,1 Cassia Fabiane de Barros,1 Kelly Cristina Albanezi Nucci,1 Andre Luis Pereira de Albuquerque,1 Elaine Paulin,2 Christina May Moran de Brito,1 Wellington Pereira Yamaguti1 1Hospital Sírio-Libanês, São Paulo, SP, Brazil...

Role of diaphragmatic rapid shallow breathing index in predicting weaning outcome in patients with acute exacerbation of COPD

Role of diaphragmatic rapid shallow breathing index in predicting weaning outcome in patients with acute exacerbation of COPD Ahmad Abbas, Sameh Embarak, Mohammad Walaa, Samah Mohamed Lutfy Chest Department, Faculty of Medicine, Zagazig University, Zagazig, Egypt Background: The diaphragmatic rapid shallow breathing index (D-RSBI), which is the ratio between respiratory rate (RR...

Evaluation of the psychometric properties of the Early Morning Symptoms of COPD Instrument (EMSCI)

Evaluation of the psychometric properties of the Early Morning Symptoms of COPD Instrument (EMSCI) Asha Hareendran,1 Barry J Make,2 Erica Zaiser,1 Esther Garcia Gil3 1Patient Centered Research, Evidera, London, UK; 2Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, National Jewish Health, Denver, CO, USA; 3Global Medical Affairs, AstraZeneca, Barcelona, Spain Background...

Exercise response to oxygen supplementation is not associated with survival in hypoxemic patients with obstructive lung disease

Exercise response to oxygen supplementation is not associated with survival in hypoxemic patients with obstructive lung disease Ahmed S Sadaka,1,3 Andrew J Montgomery,2 Sahar M Mourad,3 Michael I Polkey,1 Nicholas S Hopkinson1 1NIHR Respiratory Biomedical Research Unit at the Royal Brompton Hospital and Imperial College, Respiratory Medicine, London, UK; 2Royal Brompton and...

Distribution and characteristics of COPD phenotypes – results from the Polish sub-cohort of the POPE study

Distribution and characteristics of COPD phenotypes - results from the Polish sub-cohort of the POPE study Aleksander Kania,1 Rafał Krenke,2 Krzysztof Kuziemski,3 Małgorzata Czajkowska-Malinowska,4 Natalia Celejewska-Wójcik,1 Barbara Kuźnar-Kamińska,5 Małgorzata Farnik,6 Juliusz Bokiej,7 Marta Miszczuk,2 Iwona Damps-Konstańska,3 Marcin Grabicki,5 Marzena Trzaska-Sobczak,6...