Functional benefit of smoking cessation in severe COPD patients undergoing bronchial valve implantation

Published: 3 August 2019
Author(s): Aldo Pezzuto, Michela D'Ascanio, Alessio Grieco, Alberto Ricci
Issue: August 2019
Section: Original Article

Tobacco smoke is the leading cause of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. The aim of this study is to highlight the effectiveness of smoking cessation along with bronchial valve implantation in subjects with severe COPD.