Fifteen-year mortality of patients with asthma–COPD overlap syndrome

Published: 26 June 2016
Author(s): Claudio Sorino, Claudio Pedone, Nicola Scichilone
Issue: June 2016
Section: Original Article

The coexistence of asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (asthma–COPD overlap syndrome: ACOS) is increasingly recognized but data about its prevalence and long-term mortality are needed.