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Major care gaps in asthma, sleep and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: A road map for knowledge translation
Canadian Respiratory Journal, August 7, 2013
Examination of pulse oximetry tracings to detect obstructive sleep apnea in patients with advanced chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
Canadian Respiratory Journal, June 16, 2014
Management of asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease with combination inhaled corticosteroids and long-acting β-agonists: A review of comparative effectiveness research
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Effects of allergic phenotype on respiratory symptoms and exacerbations in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, July 17, 2013
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Safety and tolerability of once-daily umeclidinium/vilanterol 125/25 mcg and umeclidinium 125 mcg in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: Results from a 52-week, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study
Respiratory Research, July 23, 2014
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