Management of acute exacerbations of COPD: A summary and appraisal of published evidence Academic Article Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Lung Neoplasms
  • Mass Screening
  • Radiography, Thoracic
  • Tomography, X-Ray Computed

abstract

  • Although suggestions for appropriate management can be made based on available evidence, the supporting literature is spotty. Further high-quality research is needed and will require an improved, generally acceptable, and transportable definition of the syndrome "acute exacerbation of COPD" and improved methods for observing and measuring outcomes.

publication date

  • January 2001

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1378/chest.119.4.1190

PubMed ID

  • 11296189

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1190

end page

  • 209

volume

  • 119

number

  • 4