chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, in non-smokers
DISEASE INTERVENTION COMPARISON RESULTS
Chest. 2010 Sep 30;epub(epub):epub Cohorts
IN chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, in non-smokers The Use of
non-smokers, never smokers patients
As Etiologic risk factor
Is useful Than
no comparison
To though never smokers have much less risk of developing CPOD, they comprise 20-23% of all individuals with COPD. Asthma, age, lower education occupational exposure, childhood respiratory diseases and BMI alterations predicted COPD