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Predictors of dyspnoea prevalence: Results from the BOLD study

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Dyspnea is a cardinal symptom for cardiorespiratory diseases. No study has assessed worldwide variation in dyspnea prevalence or predictors of dyspnea.


We used cross-sectional data from population-based samples in 15 countries of the BOLD study to estimate prevalence of dyspnea in the full sample as well as in an a prioridefined low-risk group (few risk factors or dyspnea-associated diseases). Dyspnea was defined by the modified Medical Research Council questions. We used orde...

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Peer reviewed

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10.1183/09031936.00036813

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Clinical Trial Service Unit
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Name:
Wellcome Trust
Grant:
085790/Z/08/Z
Publisher:
European Respiratory Society
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Volume:
43
Issue:
6
Pages:
1610-1620
Publication date:
2014-05-31
Acceptance date:
2013-10-12
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EISSN:
1399-3003
ISSN:
0903-1936
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pubs:566475
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uuid:ac815713-3aa1-4082-958a-e8cb0e7e64ac
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566475
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2016-03-30

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