Certain risk factors can predict the risk for COPD exacerbations in patients using inhaled medications

18 mayo 2015

Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), being female, and certain scores on the St. George’s Respiratory Questionnaire (SGRQ) were associated with exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) in subjects using long-acting controller medication, according to a new study.