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Light smokers more likely than past heavy smokers to develop lung disease

Light smokers more likely than past heavy smokers to develop lung disease
May 22, 2018
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Triple therapy superior to dual therapy for COPD exacerbations

May 8, 2018
Triple therapy administered once-daily in an inhaler reduced moderate or severe COPD exacerbations and improved lung function to a greater extent than dual therapy…
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VIDEO: GOLD guidelines drive therapy decisions in patients with COPD

May 3, 2018
NEW ORLEANS - The GOLD guidelines are a tool that can help decide the best therapy for patients with COPD, according to Alan Dow, MD, MSHA, a general internist at…
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Smoking cessation, vaccination, maximizing inhaled therapy critical to reduce COPD readmission

April 10, 2018
ORLANDO, Fla. – COPD is one of the most common conditions associated with hospital readmission, and many of these may be preventable, according to a presentation…
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Inpatient Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program in a Long-Term Care Facility: Short-Term Outcomes and Patient Satisfaction

Journal of Gerontological Nursing, August 2015, Volume 41 Issue 8
The purpose of the current study was to evaluate short-term outcomes of inpatient pulmonary rehabilitation (IPR)…
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VIDEO: GOLD guidelines drive therapy decisions in patients with COPD

May 3, 2018
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