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COPD exacerbations definition needs bringing up to date: Dr Alvar Agusti


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 ...

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