The comparison of different dyspnoea scales in patients with COPD.

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OBJECTIVES (i) To compare the relationship between different dyspnoea scales and physical and clinical parameters of patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD); and (ii) to determine the most suitable scale among these scales for this patient group. METHODS Forty patients with COPD [mean 1st second forced expiratory volume (FEV(1)), 49.16… (More)

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@article{Ozalevli2006TheCO, title={The comparison of different dyspnoea scales in patients with COPD.}, author={Sevgi Ozalevli and Eyup Sabri Uçan}, journal={Journal of evaluation in clinical practice}, year={2006}, volume={12 5}, pages={532-8} }