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Clinical Indicators for Suspecting COPD and Performing Spirometry

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Description:

Certain clinical findings can help identify the patient who may have chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). These patients are candidates for spirometry which is used to establish and grade the diagnosis.

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