COPD

Chronic Obstructive Airways Disease

This is a disease of the lungs, primarily due to smoking. There is also a cross over with asthma. It includes chronic bronchitis bronchiectasis, emphysema. It is managed with inhalers. We see patients annually for spirometry. If we change inhalers we will see you more frequently. You may be eligible for Pulmonary Rehab. www.briscomhealth.org.uk

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