Quiz: Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
Question 1 of 3  

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is persistent narrowing (obstruction) of the airways that develops along with emphysema, chronic obstructive bronchitis, or both. Which of the following statements about COPD in the United States is correct?

  • A.

    Approximately 2 million Americans have COPD

  • B.

    COPD affects men more often than women

  • C.

    COPD is the third most common cause of death

  • D.

    The number of deaths from COPD has decreased in the past 10 years.

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