Mortality after an emergency department visit for exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease Academic Article Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Epithelium
  • MicroRNAs
  • Respiratory Mucosa
  • Smoking

abstract

  • The mortality rate after an ED visit for COPD exacerbation is quite high. Mortality is related to older age, specific comorbid conditions, and history of prior COPD exacerbations.

publication date

  • May 24, 2006

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1080/15412550600651271

PubMed ID

  • 17175669

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 75

end page

  • 81

volume

  • 3

number

  • 2