The clinical implications of cardiac dysfunction in COPD
9 Aug 2017
Eskandarain (Rain) Shafuddin is a Malaysian-New Zealander, a traveller and a gourmand, looking forward to completing his advanced training and doing more research in respiratory medicine.
Can you describe the aim of your research in 10 words? Exploration of cardiac dysfunction in COPD and its clinical implication What do you know/have discovered about this topic so far? High levels of biochemical markers of cardiac dysfunction, natriuretic peptides and troponins, are common in patients hospitalised for an exacerbation of COPD and acute ...