INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF CHRONIC OBSTRUCTIVE PULMONARY DISEASE, vol.13, pp.1803-1808, 2018 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)
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INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF CHRONIC OBSTRUCTIVE PULMONARY DISEASE
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pulmonary hypertension, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, OBSTRUCTIVE SLEEP-APNEA, OXIDATIVE STRESS, ELEMENTS, DISEASE
Aim: The aim of the current study was to assess the serum levels of trace minerals/heavy metals in COPD patients with and without pulmonary hypertension (PH) and to investigate their correlations to demographic, clinical, and biochemical variables.