Clinicians should not rely on the number of COPD exacerbations a patient has had in the previous 12 months to guide treatment say researchers who found rates can vary widely and randomly from year to year. A reanalysis of data from two large cohorts using a model designed to pick apart sources of variability in ...
Recent COPD exacerbations are not a reliable guide to treatment: study
By Emma Wilkinson
2 Sep 2020