Collaborative approach needed to address the significant socio-economic impact of leading lung disease in the EU
First-of-its-kind European open forum meeting to combat alarming increase of people living with COPD.
Multidisciplinary initiative to address key challenges in early diagnosis and management of COPD.
The European Parliament saw leading respiratory organisations and policy makers unite this week to present and discuss the need for a comprehensive strategy to combat the growing epidemic of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Participants from across Europe, including representatives from national professional organisations, patient associations and physicians, attended the open forum meeting, hosted by Catherine Stihler, Member of the European Parliament.