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Animal models in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease-an overview
(Informa Healthcare, 2014-08-01)
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is characterized by progressive airway obstruction resultant from an augmented inflammatory response of the respiratory tract to noxious particles and gases. Previous reports ...
Association between left ventricular diastolic dysfunction and severity of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
(Universidade de São Paulo (USP), Faculdade de Medicina, 2013-06-01)
OBJECTIVES: ,,,,,The prevalence of electrocardiographic and echocardiographic abnormalities in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease according to disease severity has not yet been established. The aim of this study was to ...
Six-minute-walk test and maximum exercise test in cycloergometer in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Are the physiological demands equivalent?
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: The physiological load imposed by the six minute walk test (SMWT) in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) patients come from small studies where the influence of disease severity has not ...
Doença pulmonar obstrutiva crônica
The present review summarizes the clinical aspects, diagnostics criteria and treatment of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD). Besides, will be reviewed the systemic manifestations associated with COPD and its ...
Pathologic similarities and differences between asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
(LIPPINCOTT WILLIAMS & WILKINS, 2008)
Recognizing the differences and similarities at pathological level in both diseases may lead to a better understanding of the overlapping clinical and physiological phenotypes, thereby helping to better plan specific ...
Phase I clinical trial of cell therapy in patients with advanced chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: follow-up of up to 3 years
(Associação Brasileira de Hematologia e Hemoterapia e daSociedade Brasileira de Transplante de Medula Óssea, 2013)
BACKGROUND Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease is a major inflammatory disease of the airways and an enormous therapeutic challenge. Within the spectrum of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, pulmonary emphysema is ...
Quality of life and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary DiseaseCalidad de vida y enfermedad pulmonar obstructiva crónica
(Universidad del Rosario, 2010)
Experimental Basis and New Insights for Cell Therapy in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
(HUMANA PRESS INCTOTOWA, 2012)
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) can be briefly described as air flow limitation and chronic dyspnea associated to an inflammatory response of the respiratory tract to noxious particles and gases. Its main ...