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Effects of active smoking on airway and systemic inflammation profiles in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
Background: The markers that characterize local and systemic inflammation in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) remain unclear, as do their correlations with smoking status and presence of disease. The aim of ...
Qualidade de vida, força muscular e intensidade de dispneia em pacientes com doença pulmonar obstrutiva crônica
(Universidade Estadual Paulista (UNESP), 2015-09-08)
Introduction: The Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is characterized by airflow limitation progressively associated with an inflammatory response of the lungs. Its cycle can lead to shortness of breath during ...