The relationship between cough-specific quality of life and abdominal muscle endurance, fatigue, and depression in patients with COPD


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ARIKAN H., SAVCI S., ÇALIK KÜTÜKCÜ E., VARDAR YAĞLI N., SAĞLAM M., İNAL İNCE D., ...More

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF CHRONIC OBSTRUCTIVE PULMONARY DISEASE, vol.10, pp.1829-1835, 2015 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

Abstract

Background: Cough is a prevalent symptom that impacts quality of life in COPD. The aim of this study was to assess the relationship between cough-specific quality of life, abdominal muscle endurance, fatigue, and depression in stable patients with COPD.