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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

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

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