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Archive: Volume 4, 2009

Predictive value and utility of oral steroid testing for treatment of COPD in primary care: the COOPT study

Niels H Chavannes, Tjard RJ Schermer, Emiel FM Wouters, et al

International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease 2009, 4:431-436

Published Date: 19 November 2009

Clinical utility of varenicline for smokers with medical and psychiatric comorbidity

Jon O Ebbert, Kirk D Wyatt, Ali Zirakzadeh, et al

International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease 2009, 4:421-430

Published Date: 17 November 2009

Tiotropium HandiHaler® in the treatment of COPD: A safety review

Steven Kesten, Bart Celli, Marc Decramer, et al

International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease 2009, 4:397-409

Published Date: 28 October 2009

Long-term therapy in COPD: any evidence of adverse effect on bone?

Arnulf Langhammer, Siri Forsmo, Unni Syversen

International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease 2009, 4:365-380

Published Date: 30 September 2009

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease as an independent risk factor for cardiovascular morbidity

Joseph Finkelstein, Eunme Cha, Steven M Scharf

International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease 2009, 4:337-349

Published Date: 4 September 2009

Effects of pulmonary rehabilitation on exercise capacity in patients with COPD: A number needed to treat study

Gian Galeazzo Riario-Sforza, Cristoforo Incorvaia, Fulvia Paterniti, et al

International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease 2009, 4:315-319

Published Date: 21 August 2009

Pilot study of a cell phone-based exercise persistence intervention post-rehabilitation for COPD

Huong Q Nguyen, Dawn P Gill, Seth Wolpin, et al

International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease 2009, 4:301-313

Published Date: 5 August 2009

ICS and COPD: Time to clear the air

Paul A Ford, Richard EK Russell, Peter J Barnes

International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease 2009, 4:289-290

Published Date: 31 July 2009

Management of invasive aspergillosis in patients with COPD: rational use of voriconazole

Florence Ader, Anne-Lise Bienvenu, Blandine Rammaert, et al.

International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease 2009, 4:279-287

Published Date: 24 July 2009

The relationship between adipokines, body composition, and bone density in men with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

Sheryl F Vondracek, Norbert F Voelkel, Michael T McDermott, Connie Valdez

International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease 2009, 4:267-277

Published Date: 13 July 2009

Impact factor and its role in academic promotion

Richard Russell, Dave Singh

International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease 2009, 4:265-266

Published Date: 16 July 2009

A systematic review of the cardiovascular risk of inhaled anticholinergics in patients with COPD

Daniel E Hilleman, Mark A Malesker, Lee E Morrow, Dan Schuller

International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease 2009, 4:253-263

Published Date: 30 June 2009

Asthma patients prefer Respimat® Soft Mist™ Inhaler to Turbuhaler®

Rick Hodder, Pat Ray Reese, Terra Slaton

International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease 2009, 4:225-232

Published Date: 26 May 2009

Beta-blockers and health-related quality of life in patients with peripheral arterial disease and COPD

Yvette RBM van Gestel, Sanne E Hoeks, Don D Sin, Henk Stam, Frans W Mertens, Jeroen J Bax, Ron T van Domburg, Don Poldermans

International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease 2009, 4:177-183

Published Date: 8 May 2009

The impact of SHS exposure on health status and exacerbations among patients with COPD

Mark D Eisner, Carlos Iribarren, Edward H Yelin, Stephen Sidney, et al.

International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease 2009, 4:169-176

Published Date: 6 May 2009

Markers of early disease and prognosis in COPD

Morten Dahl, Børge G Nordestgaard

International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease 2009, 4:157-167

Published Date: 7 April 2009

The repeatability of interleukin-6, tumor necrosis factor-α, and C-reactive protein in COPD patients over one year

Umme Kolsum, Kay Roy, Cerys Starkey, Zoë Borrill, Nick Truman, Jørgen Vestbo, Dave Singh

International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease 2009, 4:149-156

Published Date: 3 April 2009

Life expectancy and years of life lost in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: Findings from the NHANES III Follow-up Study

Robert M Shavelle, David R Paculdo, Scott J Kush, David M Mannino, David J Strauss

International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease 2009, 4:137-148

Published Date: 18 March 2009

Reticular basement membrane in asthma and COPD: Similar thickness, yet different composition

Jeroen JW Liesker, Nick H Ten Hacken, Mieke Zeinstra-Smith, Steven R Rutgers, Dirkje S Postma, et al.

International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease 2009, 4:127-135

Published Date: 26 February 2009

Study design considerations in a large COPD trial comparing effects of tiotropium with salmeterol on exacerbations

Kai-Michael Beeh, Bettina Hederer, Thomas Glaab, Achim Müller, Maureen Rutten-van Moelken, et al

International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease 2009, 4:119-125

Published Date: 26 February 2009

Frequency and clinical relevance of human bocavirus infection in acute exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

Felix C Ringshausen, Ai-Yui M Tan, Tobias Allander, Irmgard Borg, Umut Arinir, et al

International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease 2009, 4:111-117

Published Date: 4 February 2009

Change in inflammation in out-patient COPD patients from stable phase to a subsequent exacerbation

Erik Bathoorn, Jeroen JW Liesker, Dirkje S Postma, Gerard H Koëter, Marco van der Toorn, et al

International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease 2009, 4:101-109

Published Date: 2 February 2009

Identifying potentially cost effective chronic care programs for people with COPD

L M G Steuten, K M M Lemmens, A P Nieboer, H JM Vrijhoef

International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease 2009, 4:87-100

Published Date: 22 December 2008

Focusing on outcomes: Making the most of COPD interventions

Noreen M Clark, Julia A Dodge, Martyn R Partridge, Fernando J Martinez

International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease 2009, 4:61-77

Published Date: 7 October 2008

Early discharge care with ongoing follow-up support may reduce hospital readmissions in COPD

Maria Lawlor, Sinead Kealy, Michelle Agnew, Bettina Korn, Jennifer Quinn, et al

International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease 2009, 4:55-60

Published Date: 30 October 2008

Efficacy of amoxycillin versus amoxycillin/clavulanate in acute exacerbations of chronic pulmonary obstructive disease in primary care

Carl Llor, Silvia Hernández, Anna Ribas, Carmen Álvarez, Josep Maria Cots, et al

International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease 2009, 4:45-53

Published Date: 15 October 2008

Effects of singing classes on pulmonary function and quality of life of COPD patients

Amanda Gimenes Bonilha, Fernanda Onofre, Maria Lucia Vieira, Maria Yuka Almeida Prado, José Antônio Baddini Martinez

International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease 2009, 4:1-8

Published Date: 2 December 2008