COPD

 
New Study Suggests COVID-19 Public Health Measures Linked to Decline in COPD Hospital Admissions
June 15, 2021

A new study found public health measures designed to curb COVID-19 transmissions may have fostered a significant side benefit: reduced COPD hospital admissions.

ATS 2021: Severe COPD Exacerbations May be Associated with Increased Mortality Risk
May 12, 2021

ATS 2021: The risk of morbidity and death in patients with COPD increases among those with moderate exacerbation, and even more so for severe exacerbation, new research suggests.

ATS 2021: Researchers Project Burden of COPD Will be Worse in 2050, Especially in US
May 11, 2021

In an abstract being presenting at the upcoming ATS 2021 International Conference, researchers estimate that by 2050 the US will lead the Americas in prevalence of COPD.