Reducing symptoms is key to helping patients cope with breathlessness.
Nursing older people
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Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is not fully reversible so treatment aims to reduce symptoms, maintain physical functioning and prevent further disability, as well as decrease hospital and emergency department visits.
Chronic Obstructive Airway Disease
Accident and Emergency department
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