Multidimensional prognostic indices for use in COPD patient care. A systematic review
BACKGROUND A growing number of prognostic indices for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is developed for clinical use. Our aim is to identify, summarize and compare all published prognostic COPD indices, and to discuss their performance, usefulness and implementation in daily practice. METHODS We performed a systematic literature search in both Pubmed and Embase up to September 2010. Selection criteria included primary publications of indices developed for stable COPD patients, that...[Show more]
|Collections||ANU Research Publications|
|01_van Dijk_Multidimensional_prognostic_2011.pdf||Published Version||331.46 kB||Adobe PDF|
Items in Open Research are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.