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What does the TOVITO programme tell us about how we can manage COPD?

Abstract:

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) patients suffer from a significant burden of disease which impairs their quality of life, exercise capacity and lung function. They also suffer from acute worsening of disease, called exacerbations. The role of drug treatment in the management of COPD is aimed at improving lung function, quality of life and reducing the risk of exacerbations. Bronchodilator drugs are the mainstay of therapy and the tow classes, long acting beta2 agonists and long a...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
Sub department:
NDM Experimental Medicine
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0002-3890-7201
Publisher:
AVES Publishing Co.
Journal:
Turkish Thoracic Journal More from this journal
Volume:
19
Issue:
4
Pages:
216-219
Publication date:
2018-10-01
Acceptance date:
2018-07-19
DOI:
EISSN:
2149-2530
ISSN:
2148-7197
Pmid:
30455993
Language:
English
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Subtype:
Review
Pubs id:
946687
Local pid:
pubs:946687
Deposit date:
2020-07-20

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