Association between admission neutrophil to lymphocyte ratio and outcomes in patients with acute exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

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Introduction The prognostic significance of neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio (NLR), derived-neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio (d-NLR), platelet-to-lymphocyte ratio (PLR), and lymphocyte-to-monocyte ratio (LMR) have been shown in many diseases. To the best of our knowledge, there is no published report evaluation of those parameters in acute exacerbation of… (More)

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@article{Rahimirad2017AssociationBA, title={Association between admission neutrophil to lymphocyte ratio and outcomes in patients with acute exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.}, author={Shaghayegh Rahimirad and Mohammad Reza Ghaffary and Mohammad Hossein Rahimirad and Farid Rashidi}, journal={Tuberkuloz ve toraks}, year={2017}, volume={65 1}, pages={25-31} }