ECOPD

(redirected from Exacerbation of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
AcronymDefinition
ECOPDExacerbation of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
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Which patients with acute exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease benefit from noninvasive positive-pressure ventilation?
Conclusion: Nearly a quarter of patients with the exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease present with left ventricular systolic dysfunction which may be associated with mortality.
The exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is an acute event, which disrupts the disease flow, and is defined as the deterioration of respiratory symptoms, worsening of dyspnoea and/or enhanced cough and/or the enhanced production of sputum.
Impact of nutritional support on functional status during an acute exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
Clinical audit indicators of outcome following admission to hospital with acute exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
Factors associated with a prolonged length of stay after acute exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (AECOPD).
Summary of: Antonaglia V, Lucangelo U, Zin WA, Peratoner A, De Simoni L, Capitanio G, Pascotto S, Gullo A (2006) Intrapulmonary percussive ventilation improves the outcome of patients with acute exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease using a helmet Critical Care Medicine 34: 2940-2945.
Clinical question Are systemic glucocorticoids effective for an acute exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)?
Short-term vs conventional glucocorticoid therapy in acute exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
Body mass index and prognosis in patients hospitalized with acute exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, J Cachexia Sarcopenia Muscle.