Pediatric origins of adult COPD: Role of post-natal factors

J. Brouard, D. Debieuvre, I. Pin*, Anita Roche

*Corresponding author for this work

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Abstract

Childhood disadvantages such as exposure to environmental tobacco smoke, lower airway infections, asthma or exposure to outdoor air pollution before 3 years old have consequences on lung function. Prevention of these factors, when possible and long term follow-up are necessary.

Translated title of the contributionPediatric origins of adult COPD: Role of post-natal factors
Original languageFrench
Pages (from-to)148-153
Number of pages6
JournalRevue des Maladies Respiratoires Actualites
Volume3
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Nov 2011
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Childhood
  • COPD
  • Early factors

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