Does addition of inhaled steroid to combined bronchodilator therapy affect health status in patients with COPD?


Yildiz F. , Basyigit İ. , Yildirim E., Boyaci H. , Ilgazli A.

RESPIROLOGY, cilt.9, sa.3, ss.352-355, 2004 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 9 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2004
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1111/j.1440-1843.2004.00618.x
  • Dergi Adı: RESPIROLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.352-355

Özet

Objective: Withdrawal of corticosteroid is associated with a deterioration of health status in COPD. In this study the aim was to determine whether high dose inhaled corticosteroid improves quality of life in patients with COPD.