- Early detection of COPD in primary care: screening by invitation of smokers aged 40 to 55 yearsGeorgios Stratelis
Institution of Health and Society, University Hospital, Linkoping, Sweden
Br J Gen Pract 54:201-6. 2004..The incidence of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is increasing in developed countries, as is the mortality rate. The main cause of COPD is smoking, and COPD is usually diagnosed at a late stage...
- The impact of repeated spirometry and smoking cessation advice on smokers with mild COPDGeorgios Stratelis
Primary Health Care Centre Brinken, Motala and Department of Health and Society, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Linkoping, Linkoping
Scand J Prim Health Care 24:133-9. 2006..Major efforts have been made to develop methods with high smoking cessation rates...