SESSION TITLE: Airways 3
SESSION TYPE: Original Investigation Poster
PRESENTED ON: Wednesday, October 26, 2016 at 01:30 PM - 02:30 PM
PURPOSE: Recent studies emphasize that past tuberculosis (TB) infection is an important risk factor for development of COPD. In this study, we analyzed the patients who were hospitalized due to exacerbation of COPD with and without TB scars for epidemiological and clinical characteristics.