Massimo Pistolesi, Francesca Bigazzi, Lucia Cestelli, Matteo Paoletti, Gianna Camiciottoli
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is diagnosed by the presence of forced expiratory volume in 1 s (FEV1)/forced vital capacity (FVC) <70%, and assessed for its severity based on the...
Hot Topics In Respiratory Medicine, Issue 22, 2012, ISSN 1973-9664
Francesca Bigazzi, Gianna Camiciottoli, Lucia Cestelli, Matteo Paoletti, Massimo Pistolesi
BACKGROUND AND EVIDENCE FROM THE PAST
Although experts in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) announced in 2010 that the study and definition of different clinical phenotypic...
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