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COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) - References

Citations

  1. Tan WC, et al. (2009). Marijuana and chronic obstructive lung disease: A population-based study. Canadian Medical Association Journal, 180(8): 814–820.

  2. Senior RM, Silverman EK (2007). Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. In DC Dale, DD Federman, eds., ACP Medicine, section 14, chap. 22. New York: WebMD.

  3. Lundbäck B, et al. (2003). Not 15 but 50% of smokers develop COPD?—Report from the Obstructive Lung Disease in Northern Sweden Studies. Respiratory Medicine, 97(2): 115–122.

  4. Lovasi GS, et al. (2010). Association of environmental tobacco smoke exposure in childhood with early emphysema in adulthood among nonsmokers. American Journal of Epidemiology, 171(1): 54–62.

  5. U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (2008). Screening for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease using spirometry: U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recommendation statement. Annals of Internal Medicine, 148(7): 529–534.

  6. Qaseem A, et al. (2011). Diagnosis and management of stable chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: A clinical practice guideline update from the American College of Physicians, American College of Chest Physicians, American Thoracic Society, and European Respiratory Society. Annals of Internal Medicine, 155(3): 179–191.

  7. Poole PJ, et al. (2005). Influenza vaccine for patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (2). Oxford: Update Software.

  8. Pesek R, Lockey R (2011). Vaccination of adults with asthma and COPD. Allergy, 66(1): 25–31.

  9. Talwar A, et al. (2004). Pharmacotherapy of tobacco dependence. Medical Clinics of North America, 88(6): 1528–1529.

  10. Global Initiative for Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease (2013). Global Strategy for the Diagnosis, Management, and Prevention of COPD. Available online: http://www.goldcopd.org/guidelines-global-strategy-for-diagnosis-management.html.

Other Works Consulted

  • Criner GJ, Sternberg AL (2008). A clinician's guide to the use of lung volume reduction surgery. Proceedings of the American Thoracic Society, 5(4): 461–467.

  • Diaz PT, et al. (2008). Optimizing bronchodilator therapy in emphysema. Proceedings of the American Thoracic Society, 5(4): 501–505.

  • Falk JA, et al. (2008). Inhaled and systemic corticosteroids in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Proceedings of the American Thoracic Society, 5(4): 506–512.

  • King DA, et al. (2008). Nutritional aspects of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Proceedings of the American Thoracic Society, 5(4): 519–523.

  • Maclay JD, et al. (2009). Update in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease 2008. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, 179(7): 533–541.

  • Qaseem A, et al. (2011). Diagnosis and management of stable chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: A clinical practice guideline update from the American College of Physicians, American College of Chest Physicians, American Thoracic Society, and European Respiratory Society. Annals of Internal Medicine, 155(3): 179–191.

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    Last Updated: January 24, 2014
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