Benzodiazepines May Worsen Respiratory Outcomes in COPD

New use of benzodiazepines may increase the risk of adverse respiratory outcomes in older adults with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), according to research published online April 17 in the European Respiratory Journal. Nicholas T. Vozoris, MD, of the University of Toronto, and colleagues conducted a retrospective population-based cohort study involving adults aged ≥66 yearsContinue reading “Benzodiazepines May Worsen Respiratory Outcomes in COPD”