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Publication Name World Journal of Clinical Cases
Manuscript ID 54162
Country/Territory Taiwan
Category Respiratory System
Manuscript Type Clinical and Translational Research
Article Title Role of peripheral eosinophilia in acute exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
Manuscript Source Unsolicited Manuscript
All Author List Chih-Wei Wu, Chou-Chin Lan, Po-Chun Hsieh, I-Shiang Tzeng and Yao-Kuang Wu
Funding Agency and Grant Number
Funding Agency Grant Number
Taipei Tzu Chi Hospital TCRD-TPE-108-RT-4
Taipei Tzu Chi Hospital TCRD-TPE-108-4
Corresponding author Yao-Kuang Wu, MD, Attending Doctor, Division of Pulmonary Medicine, Taipei Tzu Chi Hospital, Buddhist Tzu Chi Medical Foundation, No. 289 Jianguo Road, Xindian District, New Taipei City 23142, Taiwan. drbfci@yahoo.com.tw
Keywords Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease; Exacerbation; Eosinophil; Readmission; Systemic steroid; Length of hospital stay
Core Tip This is the first study in Taiwan that comprehensively evaluates the role of eosinophilia in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Eosinophilic COPD exacerbation is associated with a high risk of readmissions and a short length of hospital stay. It has the characteristics of non-infectious inflammation and is a predictor of steroid therapy. A routine survey of the peripheral blood eosinophil count is warranted for acute COPD exacerbations.
Citation Wu CW, Lan CC, Hsieh PC, Tzeng IS, Wu YK. Role of peripheral eosinophilia in acute exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. World J Clin Cases 2020; 8(13): 2727-2737
Received
2020-01-16 09:05
Peer-Review Started
2020-01-16 09:06
To Make the First Decision
Return for Revision
2020-04-14 18:36
Revised
2020-04-26 04:29
Second Decision
2020-06-28 09:59
Accepted by Journal Editor-in-Chief
Accepted by Company Editor-in-Chief
2020-06-28 23:10
Articles in Press
2020-06-28 23:10
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Typeset the Manuscript
2020-07-03 07:45
ISSN 2307-8960 (online)
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Assistant Editor Assistant Editor
Science Editor Ying Dou
Reviewer Code 00546034, and 02446061
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Company Chief Editor Lian-Sheng Ma
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Full Article (PDF) WJCC-8-2727.pdf
Full Article (Word) WJCC-8-2727.docx
Manuscript File 54162-Review.docx
Answering Reviewers 54162-Answering reviewers.pdf
Audio Core Tip 54162-Audio core tip.m4a
Biostatistics Review Certificate 54162-Biostatistics statement.pdf
Conflict-of-Interest Disclosure Form 54162-Conflict-of-interest statement.pdf
Copyright License Agreement 54162-Copyright license agreement.pdf
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Institutional Review Board Approval Form or Document 54162-Institutional review board statement.pdf
Non-Native Speakers of English Editing Certificate 54162-Language certificate.pdf
Peer-review Report 54162-Peer-review(s).pdf
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Scientific Misconduct Check 54162-Scientific misconduct check.pdf
Scientific Editor Work List 54162-Scientific editor work list.pdf