Influence of comorbidities in long-term survival of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease patients


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Eroglu S. A. , Gunen H., Yakar H. I. , Yildiz E., Kavas M., Duman D.

JOURNAL OF THORACIC DISEASE, cilt.11, ss.1379-1386, 2019 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 11 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2019
  • Doi Numarası: 10.21037/jtd.2019.03.78
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF THORACIC DISEASE
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.1379-1386

Özet

Background: Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is one of the leading causes of mortality and morbidity around the world, with comorbidities in COPD being common and having a negative effect on survival. We investigate the effects of comorbidities on long-term survival of COPD patients.