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Publication : MedicalReview co.,Ltd.
Author : Koichiro Tatsumi
All pages : 154
COPD is not a new disease. But, this concept and treatment keeps changing with the advance of research. GOLD (Global Initiative for Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease) which is international guideline for COPD was published in April 2001.
This guideline had a great influence on researcher of respiratory disease studies all over the world.
They repeated an annual enlargement for GOLD, and published a revised edition in November 2006 later. In GOLD, the role of the primary care physician in the COPD medical diagnosis and treatment is expected in the world. The Japanese respiratory society published the third edition guideline for a COPD diagnosis and treatment in 2009.This book make mention of a Japanese medical cooperation in the future. And it advocated some cure agree with condition of patient. We expected that this book helps for COPD of the primary care physician.