Study suggests more patients with emphysema could benefit from surgery

A procedure called lung volume reduction surgery could be performed effectively in more patients, according to new research. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease COPD is a combination of emphysema damage to the air sacs of the lungs and chronic bronchitis. It affects more than a million people in the UK and is a major cause ofContinue reading “Study suggests more patients with emphysema could benefit from surgery”