The chef of doctors assistant, the specialist pulmonologist at Private Cagsu Hospital Belgin Ertilav, made a statement to be carefull about winter to copd patients.
Winter is more difiicult for copd patients. In winter ,copd patients, especially elders, spend more severe viral infections.
Soot, which comes from stoves or heaters, is so important reason for people who has got bronchitis disease. Chorinic bronchitis disease patients can pass attack in this wheather. They can come at emergency cervice. In cold weather more people stay home or other indoor environments or long depending on the fuel used for heating rooms or smoking, such as air pollution is difficult to control the disease.
In winter, chorinic bronchitis disease patients must avoid from enviroment which hasn’t got humidity and has got soot and air polition.