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Dyspnoea severity and pneumonia as predictors of in-hospital mortality and early readmission in acute exacerbations of COPD
  1. J Steer1,
  2. E M Norman1,
  3. O A Afolabi1,
  4. G J Gibson2,
  5. S C Bourke1,2
  1. 1Department of Respiratory Medicine, North Tyneside General Hospital, Rake Lane, North Shields, UK
  2. 2Institute of Cellular Medicine, Newcastle University, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, UK
  1. Correspondence to Dr John Steer, North Tyneside General Hospital, Northumbria Health NHS Foundation Trust, Rake Lane, North Shields, Tyne and Wear NE29 8NH, UK; john.steer{at}nhct.nhs.uk

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  • Correction notice This article has been corrected since it was published Online First. Tables 3 and 4 contained numbers which were not aligned in the columns correctly.

  • Competing interests None.

  • Ethics approval This study was conducted with the approval of NHS County Durham and Tees Valley 1 Research Ethics Committee.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

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Footnotes

  • Correction notice This article has been corrected since it was published Online First. Tables 3 and 4 contained numbers which were not aligned in the columns correctly.

  • Competing interests None.

  • Ethics approval This study was conducted with the approval of NHS County Durham and Tees Valley 1 Research Ethics Committee.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

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