Overdiagnosis of COPD in Subjects With Unobstructed Spirometry A BOLD Analysis

Lea Sator, Andreas Horner*, Michael Studnicka, Bernd Lamprecht, Bernhard Kaiser, Mary Ann McBurnie, A. Sonia Buist, Luisa Gnatiuc, David M. Mannino, Christer Janson, Eric D. Bateman, Peter Burney, NanShan Zhong, Shengming Liu, Jiachun Lu, Pixin Ran, Dali Wang, Jingping Zheng, Yumin Zhou, Ali KocabasAttila Hancioglu, Ismail Hanta, Sedat Kuleci, Ahmet Sinan Turkyilmaz, Sema Umut, Turgay Unalan, Torkil Dawes, Eric Bateman, Anamika Jithoo, Desiree Adams, Edward Barnes, Jasper Freeman, Anton Hayes, Sipho Hlengwa, Christine Johannisen, Mariana Koopman, Innocentia Louw, Ina Ludick, Alta Olckers, Johanna Ryck, Janita Storbeck, Thorarinn Gislason, Bryndis Benedikdtsdottir, Kristin Jorundsdottir, Lovisa Gudmundsdottir, Sigrun Gudmundsdottir, Gunnar Gundmundsson, Ewa Nizankowska-Mogilnicka, E. F. M. Wouters, G. J. Wesseling, BOLD Collaborative Res Grp

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)277-288
Number of pages12
JournalChest
Volume156
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Aug 2019

Keywords

  • COPD
  • false positive diagnosis
  • misdiagnosis
  • overdiagnosis
  • overtreatment
  • OBSTRUCTIVE PULMONARY-DISEASE
  • PREVALENCE
  • QUALITY
  • UNDERDIAGNOSIS
  • DEFINITIONS
  • DIAGNOSIS
  • COUNTRIES
  • SEVERITY
  • ACCURACY
  • SYMPTOMS

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Sator, L., Horner, A., Studnicka, M., Lamprecht, B., Kaiser, B., McBurnie, M. A., Buist, A. S., Gnatiuc, L., Mannino, D. M., Janson, C., Bateman, E. D., Burney, P., Zhong, N., Liu, S., Lu, J., Ran, P., Wang, D., Zheng, J., Zhou, Y., ... BOLD Collaborative Res Grp (2019). Overdiagnosis of COPD in Subjects With Unobstructed Spirometry A BOLD Analysis. Chest, 156(2), 277-288. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chest.2019.01.015