Sympathetic Cardiovascular Function Status of Chronic ObstructivePulmonary Disease (COPD)

Background: Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a chronic progressive obstructive airway disease which is often associated with cardiovascular diseases. Sympathetic dysfunction may complicate the cardiovascular diseases which may in turn increase the morbidity and mortality in COPD patients.

Objective: Aim of this study was to evaluate sympathetic cardiovascular function status of COPD patients
to reduce the cardiovascular complication in those patients.


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