COPD

  • While other major causes of death have been decreasing, COPD mortality has continued to rise.
  • COPD is now the 3rd leading cause of death.
  • 12 million Americans are diagnosed with COPD; research shows that many do not get optimal treatment.
  • An additional 12 million Americans may have COPD and remain undiagnosed.
  • Recent advances in treatment for COPD offer real opportunities to improve your patient’s quality and length of life.