The effect of acute broncho-pulmonary infections on the FEV1 change in 13-year follow-up. The Cracow study

@article{Jedrychowski1990TheEO,
  title={The effect of acute broncho-pulmonary infections on the FEV1 change in 13-year follow-up. The Cracow study},
  author={Wiesław A. Jedrychowski and Michal Krzyzanowski},
  journal={European Journal of Epidemiology},
  year={1990},
  volume={6},
  pages={20-28}
}
The aim of this study was to assess the effect of acute bronchitis and pneumonia on the FEVI decline rate in a random sample of Cracow inhabitants followed over a 13-year period. A total of 718 males and 1029 females completed the spirometric testing and interview in 13-year follow-up period. Acute chest diseases diagnosed and treated by doctors and… CONTINUE READING