Burden of obstructive lung disease in Iran: Prevalence and risk factors for COPD in North of Iran

Tuesday, January 25th, 2022

This study was undertaken to describe the prevalence, clinical characteristics, severity, and management of COPD in Mazandaran Province, northern Iran; overall, 1007 participants were evaluated. Spirometry was undertaken using the Vitalograph In2itive device; lung endpoints included pre‑ and post-bronchodilator FEV1, FEV6 and FVC.