Spirometry-based prevalence of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease & amp; associated factors among community-dwelling rural elderly

CONCLUSIONS: The prevalence of COPD was found to be high among the rural elderly in this study. Interventions aimed at cessation of smoking and preparedness of health systems for diagnosis and management of COPD are hence required.PMID:35532589 | DOI:10.4103/ijmr.IJMR_358_19
Source: The Indian Journal of Medical Research - Category: Biomedical Science Authors: Source Type: research