COPD Wetenschap

Association between exposure to specific PM(2.5) constituents and environment, lifestyle, and clinical parameters in patients with COPD
23-06-2024This study investigated the correlation between the individual chemical constituents of particulate matter 2.5 μm (PM(2.5)) and respiratory parameters as well as the living environment and daily behaviors in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Data were obtained from prospective COPD panel conducted in South Korea. Following collection via a microPEM, 18 metallic elements were determined using energy-dispersive X-ray fluorescence spectroscopy. All participants completed...

Impact of diurnal temperature variations on sputum bacterial detection in hospitalized patients with acute COPD exacerbation: a retrospective study from Fuzhou, China
22-06-2024CONCLUSION: In coastal areas, the diurnal temperature difference three days prior to admission affects the sputum pathogen status in AECOPD patients with respiratory infections.

Deleterious impact of trivial to severe interstitial pneumonia and emphysema on mortality and acute exacerbation of interstitial pneumonia in patients with lung cancer: a retrospective cohort study
22-06-2024CONCLUSION: Our results revealed that approximately one-third of patients with lung cancer had interstitial pneumonia when incorporating trivial and mild cases. Because interstitial pneumonia and emphysema, ranging from trivial to severe, significantly impact mortality and AEIP in patients with lung cancer, we should identify even trivial and mild cases of these pulmonary abnormalities among patients with lung cancer in addition to the advanced ones.

A structural equation model of the relationship between symptom burden,psychological resilience, coping styles, social support and psychological distress in elderly patients with acute exacerbation chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in China
22-06-2024The prevalence of psychological distress is frequently observed among old adults with acute exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (AECOPD). However, current researches are insufficient to clarify the correlation among these relevant factors. This study examined the effects of symptom burden, psychological resilience, coping styles and socialsupporton psychological distress METHODS: 255 elderly patients with AECOPD were conveniently selected in Taian, Shandong Province. The...


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Koken met eigen kinderen - Dieet op de kaart
Het buurtcentrum Morschwijck draait al enige tijd een kookclub voor kinderen en een kookclub voor mensen met een verstandelijke beperking. In samenwerking met Cello zal er een kookclub worden gestart...
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Lekker goedkoop koken - Dieet op de kaart
Het project van kerken en andere partners met en voor mensen die door de crisis geraakt zijn en door financiële problemen  geen goede voeding...
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Ziekteperceptie bij patiënten met D.M. type II in Cambodja
Deze studie betreft een kwalitatief onderzoek naar ziekteperceptie bij patienten die geregistreerd zijn in een kliniek in een dunbevolkte omgeving in Cambodja (Cambodia-Dutch Organization). Alle...
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