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Updated BODE Index for COPD Patients

Purpose:

To evaluate a patient with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) using the updated BODE index.

Specialty:

Pulmonology & Critical Care

Objective:

severity, prognosis, stage

ICD-10:

J42, J43, J44

Description:

Celli et al proposed the BODE (Body Mass Index, Obstructive Airflow, Dyspnea, Exercise Capacity) Index for patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. This has been modified in the updated BODE Index.

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