The Burden of COPD

July 7, 2014 Alpha1 Admin Comments Off

European Respiratory Society (ERS) Vice President Professor Jorgen Vestbo together with leading experts examine the current and future burden of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) in this excellent video.






Alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency is the most common genetic cause of COPD. The European Respiratory Society (ERS) is the leading professional organisation for lung specialists in Europe and seeks to alleviate suffering from respiratory disease and promote lung health through research, sharing of knowledge and medical and public education. 

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