A prospective study of decline in fat free mass and skeletal muscle strength in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

Title: A prospective study of decline in fat free mass and skeletal muscle strength in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
Author(s): Hopkinson, NS
Tennant, RC
Dayer, MJ
Swallow, EB
Hansel, TT
Moxham, J
Polkey, MI
Item Type: Journal Article
Publication Date: 13-Mar-2007
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10044/1/53895
DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1465-9921-8-25
ISSN: 1465-9921
Publisher: BIOMED CENTRAL LTD
Journal / Book Title: RESPIRATORY RESEARCH
Volume: 8
Copyright Statement: © 2007 Hopkinson et al; licensee BioMed Central Ltd. This is an Open Access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0), which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
Keywords: Science & Technology
Life Sciences & Biomedicine
Respiratory System
RESPIRATORY SYSTEM
AIR-FLOW OBSTRUCTION
BODY-COMPOSITION
ACUTE EXACERBATION
NUTRITIONAL DEPLETION
QUADRICEPS STRENGTH
ANABOLIC-STEROIDS
PROGNOSTIC VALUE
NORMAL VALUES
COPD PATIENTS
MORTALITY
Administration, Oral
Adrenal Cortex Hormones
Aged
Body Composition
Cohort Studies
Female
Follow-Up Studies
Humans
Male
Middle Aged
Muscle, Skeletal
Prospective Studies
Pulmonary Disease, Chronic Obstructive
Quality of Life
Regression Analysis
Respiratory Function Tests
Respiratory Muscles
Smoking Cessation
Weight Loss
Muscle, Skeletal
Respiratory Muscles
Humans
Pulmonary Disease, Chronic Obstructive
Weight Loss
Adrenal Cortex Hormones
Respiratory Function Tests
Administration, Oral
Regression Analysis
Cohort Studies
Follow-Up Studies
Prospective Studies
Smoking Cessation
Body Composition
Quality of Life
Aged
Middle Aged
Female
Male
1102 Cardiovascular Medicine And Haematology
1103 Clinical Sciences
Respiratory System
Publication Status: Published
Article Number: ARTN 25
Appears in Collections:National Heart and Lung Institute
Airway Disease
Faculty of Medicine



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