Anne Marie Kuzma
Affiliation: Temple University
- Multidisciplinary care of the patient with chronic obstructive pulmonary diseaseAnne Marie Kuzma
Temple University, Philadelphia, PA 19140, USA
Proc Am Thorac Soc 5:567-71. 2008..Patient education focuses on medication use, recognition and management of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease exacerbation symptoms, smoking cessation, advance directives, and travel...
- Longitudinal change in the BODE index predicts mortality in severe emphysemaFernando J Martinez
Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0360, USA
Am J Respir Crit Care Med 178:491-9. 2008..We hypothesized that decrease in a modified BODE (mBODE) would predict survival in National Emphysema Treatment Trial (NETT) patients...
- Continuous oxygen use in nonhypoxemic emphysema patients identifies a high-risk subset of patients: retrospective analysis of the National Emphysema Treatment TrialMichael B Drummond
Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 5501 Hopkins Bayview Circle, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
Chest 134:497-506. 2008..Little is known regarding the clinical characteristics and survival of nonhypoxemic emphysema patients using continuous oxygen. Analysis of data from the National Emphysema Treatment Trial (NETT) offers insight into this population...