COPD and associated comorbidities: a review of current diagnosis and treatment.

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Health care utilization and costs associated with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) continue to increase, notwithstanding evidence-based management strategies described by major respiratory societies. Cardiovascular diseases, asthma, diabetes and its precursors (obesity and metabolic syndrome), depression, cognitive impairment, and osteoporosis… (More)
DOI: 10.3810/pgm.2012.07.2582

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