Sex differences in the clinical presentation and management of airflow obstruction.

@article{Dales2006SexDI,
  title={Sex differences in the clinical presentation and management of airflow obstruction.},
  author={Robert Edgar Dales and Azar Mehdizadeh and Shawn D. Aaron and Katherine L. Vandemheen and Jennifer Clinch},
  journal={The European respiratory journal},
  year={2006},
  volume={28 2},
  pages={319-22}
}
The aim of the present study was to explore differences in the clinical expression, clinical diagnoses and management of airway diseases in a primary-care setting. Patients aged >or=35 yrs who had ever smoked were enrolled when they presented for any reason to one of eight rural primary-care practices. Respiratory symptom questionnaires and spirometry were… CONTINUE READING