Risk Factors Associated with Mortality of COPD Patients Hospitalised for Exacerbation


Niksarlioglu E. Y. , Arsava B. E. , DEMİR A. U. , Iskit A. T. , ÇÖPLÜ L.

TURKISH THORACIC JOURNAL, vol.14, no.4, pp.134-140, 2013 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 14 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.5152/ttd.2013.26
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH THORACIC JOURNAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.134-140

Abstract

OBJECTIVE: To investigate factors associated with mortality and assess the changes in arterial blood gas (ABG) in patients hospitalised for exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).