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Risk factors for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in a European cohort of young adults
JournalArticle (Originalarbeit in einer wissenschaftlichen Zeitschrift)
ID 1023049
Author(s) de Marco, Roberto; Accordini, Simone; Marcon, Alessandro; Cerveri, Isa; Antó, Josep M; Gislason, Thorarinn; Heinrich, Joachim; Janson, Christer; Jarvis, Deborah; Kuenzli, Nino; Leynaert, Bénédicte; Sunyer, Jordi; Svanes, Cecilie; Wjst, Matthias; Burney, Peter; European Community Respiratory Health Survey (ECRHS)
Author(s) at UniBasel Künzli, Nino
Year 2011
Title Risk factors for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in a European cohort of young adults
Journal American journal of respiratory and critical care medicine
Volume 183
Number 7
Pages / Article-Number 891-7
Keywords bronchial hyperreactivity, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, epidemiology, reference values, risk factors

RATIONALE: Few studies have investigated the factors associated with the early inception of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). OBJECTIVE: We investigated COPD risk factors in an international cohort of young adults using different spirometric definitions of the disease. METHODS AND MEASUREMENTS: We studied 4,636 non-asthmatic subjects who had pre-bronchodilator FEV1/FVC measured in the European Community Respiratory Health Survey both in 1991-1993 (when they were 20-44 years old) and in 1999-2002. COPD was defined according to the GOLD fixed cut-off criterion (FEV1/FVC<0.70), and two criteria based on the Quanjer and LuftiBus reference equations (FEV1/FVC

Publisher American Thoracic Society
ISSN/ISBN 0003-0805
Full Text on edoc No
Digital Object Identifier DOI 10.1164/rccm.201007-1125OC
PubMed ID
ISI-Number WOS:000289318800015
Document type (ISI) Journal Article, Multicenter Study

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