Comorbidities are frequent in chronic obstruct pulmonary disease (COPD) and can negatively impact a patient's quality of life. Put your knowledge of COPD comorbidities to the test with this quick, 5-question quiz on prevalence, mortality risk, assessment tools, and more.
1. Among patients with COPD, which of the following comorbidities is most prevalent?
A. Benign prostatic hypertrophy (BPH)
B. Heart failure
C. Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)
D. Lung cancer
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