Rutten, Erica P A2; Calverley, Peter M A3; Casaburi, Richard3; Agusti, Alvar3; Bakke, Per3; Celli, Bartolome3; Coxson, Harvey O3; Crim, Courtney3; Lomas, David A3; Macnee, William3; Miller, Bruce E3; Rennard, Stephan I3; Scanlon, Paul D3; Silverman, Edwin K3; Tal-Singer, Ruth3; Vestbo, Jørgen4; Watkins, Michael L3; Wouters, Emiel F M3
1 Department of Respiratory Medicine, Medical Center, Amager and Hvidovre Hospital, The Capital Region of Denmark2 Center of Expertise for Chronic Organ Failure (Ciro+), Horn, The Netherlands.3 unknown4 Medical Center, Amager and Hvidovre Hospital, The Capital Region of Denmark
do they influence patient-related outcomes?
The follow-up of the ECLIPSE study, a prospective longitudinal study to identify and define parameters that predict disease progression over 3 years in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), allows the examination of the effect of body composition changes on COPD-related outcomes.
Annals of Nutrition and Metabolism, 2013, Vol 63, Issue 3, p. 239-47