Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) refers to a group of diseases that trigger airflow blockage and breathing-related problems, including emphysema and chronic bronchitis. Global estimates suggest that 251 million individuals have COPD, and it is currently the fourth leading cause of death worldwide. Although there is no cure, treatments are available to slow the progression of disease and improve patients' quality of life.
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