[Nutritional changes in patients with advanced chronic obstructive pulmonary disease].


BACKGROUND The objective of the study has been to evaluate the nutritional status and anthropometric values, of outpatients with stable and severe chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), and their correlation with pulmonary data. PATIENTS AND METHODS During a six months period, 45 patients with advanced COPD and severe obstruction, respiratory… (More)