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Inspiratory Capacity: The Key to Home Monitoring Patients with COPD

Alex Stenzler The focus of this editorial may seem counter-intuitive to many. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is by definition a disease that obstructs the airways, which seems best monitored by frequent measurements of airflow obstruction. The tool that has been the mainstay of monitoring COPD patients at home is a spirometer and its measurements […]