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Systemic corticosteroids for acute exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

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Title
Systemic corticosteroids for acute exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
Published by
John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, January 2009
DOI 10.1002/14651858.cd001288.pub3
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Authors

Walters, Julia AE, Gibson, Peter G, Wood-Baker, Richard, Hannay, Mairi, Walters, E. Haydn

Abstract

COPD is a common condition, mainly related to smoking. Acute exacerbations of COPD, usually related to superimposed infection, occur commonly and systemic corticosteroids are widely used in their management in combination with other treatments including antibiotics, oxygen supplementation and bronchodilators.

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United Kingdom 1 1%
Spain 1 1%
United States 1 1%
Australia 1 1%
Unknown 76 95%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Researcher 19 24%
Other 11 14%
Student > Master 9 11%
Student > Postgraduate 6 8%
Professor 5 6%
Other 16 20%
Unknown 14 18%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 51 64%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 4 5%
Nursing and Health Professions 3 4%
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutical Science 2 3%
Social Sciences 2 3%
Other 3 4%
Unknown 15 19%