Global differences in lung function by region (PURE): an international, community-based prospective study


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Duong M., Islam S., Rangarajan S., Teo K., O’Byrne, P. M. , Schünemann H. J. , ...Daha Fazla

LANCET RESPIRATORY MEDICINE, cilt.1, ss.599-609, 2013 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 1 Konu: 8
  • Basım Tarihi: 2013
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/s2213-2600(13)70164-4
  • Dergi Adı: LANCET RESPIRATORY MEDICINE
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.599-609

Özet

Background Despite the rising burden of chronic respiratory diseases, global data for lung function are not available. We investigated global variation in lung function in healthy populations by region to establish whether regional factors contribute to lung function.