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UNC Study Calls for Quality Improvements in COPD Management

Researchers at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Gillings School of Global Public Health led a recent study to describe population-based patterns of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)-related emergency department visits. Mr. Steven Lippman, epidemiology doctoral student, was lead author of the paper, published online August 1 in the American Journal of Emergency Medicine.