Managing and preventing acute exacerbation of COPD (AECOPD) is an important component in reducing hospital readmission rates for chronic lung disease. Part Two of this 2-part article will discuss non-pharmacological therapies for COPD.
A new study demonstrates the five-year durability of the treatment for asthma patients. The therapy, which calls for heat to be applied to a patient's airway during a bronchoscopy procedure, was approved by the FDA in April 2010.
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