It's more than low BMI: prevalence of cachexia and associated mortality in COPD

Merry-Lynn N. McDonald*, Emiel F. M. Wouters, Erica Rutten, Richard Casaburi, Stephen Rennard, David A. Lomas, Marcas Bamman, Bartolome Celli, Alvar Agusti, Ruth Tal-Singer, Craig P. Hersh, Mark Dransfield, Edwin K. Silverman

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24 Citations (Web of Science)
Original languageEnglish
Article number100
Number of pages9
JournalRespiratory Research
Publication statusPublished - 22 May 2019


  • COPD
  • Cachexia
  • BODE
  • Weight loss
  • BMI
  • FAIL

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