What Does a COPD Flare-up Look Like?
By Jennifer Nelson
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) flare-ups are a leading cause of hospitalization in the United States. Yet, education around COPD flare-ups is still relatively scarce. But that may be changing thanks to a COPD Foundation-conducted two-part national survey of more than 1,000 patients and 200 pulmonologists to identify gaps in knowledge around COPD exacerbations or flare-ups.