A Revised Treatment Approach for Hospitalized Patients with Eosinophilic and Neutrophilic Exacerbations of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease


Aksoy E., Gungor S., Agca M. C. , Ozmen I., Duman D., Kocak N. D. , ...Daha Fazla

TURKISH THORACIC JOURNAL, cilt.19, ss.193-200, 2018 (ESCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 19 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2018
  • Doi Numarası: 10.5152/turkthoracj.2018.18004
  • Dergi Adı: TURKISH THORACIC JOURNAL
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.193-200

Özet

OBJECTIVES: The choice of treatment according to the inflammation type in acute exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (AECOPD) has been of recent interest. This study investigated the role of novel biomarkers, hospital outcomes, and readmission rates in the first month in patients with eosinophilic or neutrophilic AECOPD.