Systemic glucocorticoids in severe exacerbations of COPD


Sayiner A., Aytemur Z., Cirit M., Unsal I.

CHEST, vol.119, no.3, pp.726-730, 2001 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 119 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2001
  • Doi Number: 10.1378/chest.119.3.726
  • Title of Journal : CHEST
  • Page Numbers: pp.726-730

Abstract

Objective: This study aimed to compare the efficacies of 3-day and 10-day courses of methylprednisolone (MP) treatment in severe COPD exacerbations necessitating hospitalization for respiratory failure.