Vitamin D status in hospitalized patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease


KÖKTÜRK N. , KOÇ E. M. , Korlu Akkale T., Bahcecioglu S.

TUBERKULOZ VE TORAK-TUBERCULOSIS AND THORAX, cilt.68, sa.1, ss.25-34, 2020 (ESCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 68 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2020
  • Doi Numarası: 10.5578/tt.66351
  • Dergi Adı: TUBERKULOZ VE TORAK-TUBERCULOSIS AND THORAX
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.25-34

Özet

Introduction: Vitamin D deficiency and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) are both world-wide health problems. Vitamin D has known to be important in infectious pathologies. However, there are conflicting results in the role of vitamin D in COPD exacerbation. This study was design to evaluate the prevalence of vitamin D deficiency among patients with COPD exacerbation in relation with surrogate markers of exacerbation and long-term mortality in hospitalized patients with COPD.