Approximate 4 Year Survival Interpretation
- BODE stands for Body mass index, airflow Obstruction, Dyspnea and Exercise capacity.
- MMRC is the Modified Medical Reasearch Council Scale for dyspnea2.
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- Celli BR, Cote CG, Marin JM, et. al. The body-mass index, airflow obstruction, dyspnea and exercise capacity index in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. N Engl J Med. 2004 Mar 4;350(10):1005-12.
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