Clinical significance of C-reactive protein and endothelin-1 in patients with acute exacerbations of chronic obstruction pulmonary disease

@inproceedings{Kai2013ClinicalSO,
  title={Clinical significance of C-reactive protein and endothelin-1 in patients with acute exacerbations of chronic obstruction pulmonary disease},
  author={Zhang Kai},
  year={2013}
}
Objective To investigate the change and clinical significance of C-reactive protein(CRP) and endothelin 1(ET-1) in patients with acute exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease(AECOPD) before and after treatment.Methods 85 AECOPD patients were selected as the test group,and 40 healthy people were taken as the control group.The changes of serum CRP and plasma ET-1 were compared between the two groups.Results The levels of CRP and ET-1 were obviously higher in the test group than in… CONTINUE READING

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