Severe acute exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: does the dosage of corticosteroids and type of antibiotic matter?

@article{Kiser2015SevereAE,
  title={Severe acute exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: does the dosage of corticosteroids and type of antibiotic matter?},
  author={Tyree H Kiser and R. William Vandivier},
  journal={Current opinion in pulmonary medicine},
  year={2015},
  volume={21 2},
  pages={142-8}
}
PURPOSE OF REVIEW Severe acute exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (AECOPD) are significant events that result in substantial morbidity and mortality. Antibiotic therapy and systemic corticosteroids are important treatments for patients with severe AECOPD. The objective of this review is to summarize the most recent evidence concerning… CONTINUE READING