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    • Airflow Obstruction in Never Smokers in Five Latin American Cities: the PLATINO Study 

      Perez-Padilla, Rogelio; Fernandez, Rosario; Lopez Varela, Maria Victorina; Montes de Oca, Maria; Muino, Adriana; Talamo, Carlos; Brito Jardim, Jose Roberto [UNIFESP]; Valdivia, Gonzalo; Baptista Menezes, Ana Maria (Elsevier B.V., 2012-02-01)
      Background. Although chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is mostly related to tobacco smoking, a variable proportion of COPD occurs in never smokers. We investigated differences between COPD in never smokers ...

    • Sex-related differences in COPD in five Latin American cities: the PLATINO study 

      Lopez Varela, M. V.; Montes de Oca, M.; Halbert, R. J.; Muino, A.; Perez-Padilla, R.; Talamo, C.; Jardim, Jose Roberto [UNIFESP]; Valdivia, G.; Pertuze, J.; Moreno, D.; Menezes, Ana Maria Baptista [UNIFESP]; PLATINO Team (European Respiratory Soc Journals Ltd, 2010-11-01)
      There is evidence to suggest sex differences exists in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) clinical expression. We investigated sex differences in health status perception, dyspnoea and physical activity, and ...