The fate of the chronic bronchitic: a report of the ten-year follow-up in the Canadian Department of Veteran's Affairs coordinated study of chronic bronchitis. The J. Burns Amberson Lecture of the American Thoracic Society

Am Rev Respir Dis. 1973 Nov;108(5):1043-65. doi: 10.1164/arrd.1973.108.5.1043.
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MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Age Factors
  • Aged
  • Body Constitution
  • Bronchitis / complications
  • Bronchitis / epidemiology*
  • Bronchitis / etiology
  • Canada
  • Chronic Disease
  • Coronary Disease / etiology
  • Cough / etiology
  • Hemoptysis / etiology
  • Humans
  • Lung Neoplasms / etiology
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Occupations
  • Pulmonary Emphysema / etiology
  • Respiratory Function Tests
  • Respiratory Insufficiency / etiology
  • Smoking / complications