The current definition of COPD exacerbations is too vague and needs to be dragged into the 21st century, international experts say. Writing in a comment published in Lancet Respiratory Medicine, Dr Alvar Agusti, from the Respiratory Institute, Hospital Clinic, Barcelona, Spain and colleagues say the current definition of COPD exacerbations – an acute event characterised by a ...
COPD exacerbations definition needs bringing up to date: Dr Alvar Agusti
By Tony Kirby
7 Aug 2018