chronic obstructive pulmonary disease


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Related to chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: chronic bronchitis, asthma, COPD, emphysema
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a nonreversible lung disease that is a combination of emphysema and chronic bronchitis

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72% of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease patients are smokers, 83% of smokers (30 persons) still continue to smoke.
The report reviews key players involved in the therapeutics development for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) and enlists all their major and minor projects
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GlobalData's clinical trial report, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) Global Clinical Trials Review, H2, 2011" provides data on the Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) clinical trial scenario.
USPRwire, Thu Mar 26 2015] Global Markets Direct's, 'Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) - Pipeline Review, H1 2015', provides an overview of the Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)'s therapeutic pipeline.
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a progressive disease characterized by airflow limitation/obstruction i.
AstraZeneca PLC, a British drugmaker has announced that it will buy a Redwood-City, California-based firm involved in therapies for asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, Pearl Therapeutics Inc.
Older breast cancer patients who have other health problems such as heart attack, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and diabetes have higher mortality rates than patients without those problems, according to a study published online June 30 in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute.
Tokyo, Japan, Oct 26, 2005 - (JCNN) - Nippon Boehringer Ingelheim and Pfizer Japan jointly announced on October 25 the results of their awareness survey on chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), in which 7,609 people aged 40 or older (4,364 men and 3,245 women) answered via the Internet from September 16 to 20.
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