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Cardiovascular and metabolic risk in patients with COPD and the effect of exercise training

  • Beijers R.J.H.C.G.
  • NUTRIM School of Nutrition and Translation Research in Metabolism Maastricht University Department of Respiratory Medicine
  • 3 januari 2017
  • 7.2.16.125CO (3.4.12.023)
  • afgerond project

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) patients are not only characterized with irreversible airflow limitation but also by extrapulmonary manifestations such as cardiovascular disease and skeletal muscle wasting. Two major phenotypic characteristics for the higher cardiovascular and reduced metabolic health in COPD are abdominal obesity and low muscle mass (1). It is unknown if exercise ...

Keyword: COPD Cardiometabolic risk

Assessment of COPD prevalence

  • Borlée, Floor
  • Universiteit Utrecht IRAS
  • 22 augustus 2016
  • 7.1.16.110CO (3.2.11.022)
  • afgerond project

The American Thoracic Society (ATS), founded in 1905, tries to improve global health by advancing research, patient care, and public health in pulmonary disease, critical illness, and sleep disorders. The ATS organizes yearly an international conference which provides an ideal opportunity for clinicians and researchers to come together to discuss the latest advances in treatment and care. Each ...

Keyword: COPD prevalence ATS 2016 population-based study post-bronchodilator (BD) spirometry

ATS 2016

  • Smit, L.A.M. Dr.ir.
  • Universiteit Utrecht IRAS
  • 8 augustus 2016
  • 7.1.16.109CO (3.2.11.022)
  • lopend project

Pneumonia in neighboring residents of poultry farms

Keyword: Poultry farms community-aquired pneumonia

Modifiable risk factors for all-cause hospitalization in obstructive lung disease

  • Beijers R.
  • Maastricht University
  • 14 december 2015
  • 7.2.15.071CO (3.4.12.023)
  • afgerond project

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a major cause of morbidity and mortality worldwide. COPD patients are not only characterized with irreversible airflow limitation but also by extrapulmonary manifestations such as cardiovascular disease, skeletal muscle wasting and osteoporosis. Furthermore, patients with COPD are frequently hospitalized, not only for respiratory reasons but also ...

Keyword: ERS 2015 COPD Cardiovascular and metabolic risk comorbidity

Does smoking reduction counselling promote abstinence in COPD patients not ready to quit?

  • Hagens, P.
  • Universiteit Twente
  • 2 februari 2015
  • 7.2.14.078CO (3.4.08.036)
  • afgerond project

15th SRNT-Europe Annual Meeting The 15th Annual Meeting of the Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco (SRNT) Europe was held from the 18th to the 20th of September 2014 in Santiago de Compostela, Spain. In line with my personal interests and current research project (effects of smoking reduction on cessation in patients with COPD), I will discuss some important topics presented at this...

Keyword: COPD 15th SRNT RTQ

Nutritional status and interventions in COPD

  • Bool, C. van de MSc
  • NUTRIM, Universiteit Maastricht
  • 2 februari 2015
  • 7.2.14.074CO (3.4.09.003)
  • afgerond project

There is increasing evidence in the literature that Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) should not be considered as a localized pulmonary disorder but as a systemic disease (1). According to the recently published ERS statement on Nutritional assessment and therapy in COPD (2) nutritional status, reflected by (abnormal) body composition, is an important and independent determinant of C...

Keyword: ATS 2014 COPD Nutrition

ERS 2014 Munich: Developments concerning the COPD assessment Test (CAT)

  • Smid, D.E.
  • CIRO+, centre of expertise for chronic organ failure | Department of Research and Education
  • 26 november 2014
  • 7.2.14.072CO (3.4.10.015)
  • afgerond project

An impaired health status is a common feature in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) (1, 2). The COPD Assessment Test (CAT) is an short and simple eight item patient-completed questionnaire. It is designed to measure the health-related quality of life in patient with COPD, focusing on cough, phlegm, chest tightness, breathlessness, going up stairs or hills, activity limit...

Keyword: ERS 2014 Munich COPD CAT

Identification of small airways disease and emphysema on CT-scans

  • Boudewijn, I.M.
  • UMCGroningen
  • 11 augustus 2014
  • 7.1.14.037CO
  • afgerond project

  Identification of small airways disease and emphysema on CT-scans using Parametric Response Mapping.

Keyword: ATS 2014 COPD emphysema CT-scans PRM

ERS 2013 - The consequences of COPD on family caregivers

  • Nakken, N., M.Sc. OT
  • CIRO, Program Development Center , Horn Netherlands
  • 22 oktober 2013
  • 7.2.13.087CO (3.4.12.024)
  • afgerond project

Keyword: ERS 2013 COPD

ERS 2013: Effects of 8-wk muscle training in dyspneic COPD patients

  • Sillen, Maurice MSc PT
  • CIRO+, Program Development Center, Horn, Netherlands
  • 22 oktober 2013
  • 7.2.13.086CO (3.4.09.024)
  • afgerond project

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is one of the major causes of morbidity and mortality worldwide and is characterized by chronic airflow limitation that is not fully reversible (1-3).  

Keyword: ERS 2013 COPD DICES trial

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