Effects of childhood bronchiectasis on cardiac functions


Akalin F., Koroglu T., Bakac S., Dagli E.

PEDIATRICS INTERNATIONAL, cilt.45, ss.169-174, 2003 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 45 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2003
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1046/j.1442-200x.2003.01692.x
  • Dergi Adı: PEDIATRICS INTERNATIONAL
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.169-174

Özet

Background : Bronchiectasis is still a widespread disease in developing countries. It is an important cause of mortality and morbidity. The information on cardiac involvement in bronchiectasis is limited. However, cor pulmonale is common in patients with chronic lung disease, such as cystic fibrosis.