SESSION TITLE: Novel Predictors of COPD Outcomes
SESSION TYPE: Original Investigation Slide
PRESENTED ON: Sunday, October 23, 2016 at 01:30 PM - 03:00 PM
PURPOSE: Comorbidities are common and significant in COPD, often contributing to symptoms, exacerbations, hospital admissions and mortality. Objective:To estimate the presence of comorbidities in patients with COPD and to assess the relationship of comorbid diseases with age, sex, CRP & COPD severity.