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10-minute tutorial from COPD Exchange on facilitating the diagnosis of COPD.

Find out:
• In which of your patients should a diagnosis of COPD be considered?
• How do you determine which COPD stage your patient is at?
• How do you differentiate between COPD and other diseases?

In addition, find out how to recognise shortness of breath, chronic bronchitis, and chronic phlegmy cough as symptoms of COPD, and understand the importance of spirometry to confirm the diagnosis of COPD and differentiate it from other diseases, such as asthma.


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