Tag: COPD detection by primary care physicians

Japanese Study Encourages Early COPD Detection by Primary Care Physicians Over 11 million people in the US have been diagnosed with COPD. An additional 12 million are thought to have undiagnosed COPD. Early diagnosis and treatment are beneficial for both management of the disease and possibly for long-term survival, so it stands to reason that early detection of COPD should be a goal among medical care providers. A group of researchers in Japa