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PG8 Postgraduate Course: Phenotypes of asthma and COPDPostgraduate CourseChairs:
C. Janson (Uppsala, Sweden), R. Polosa (Catania, Italy)Aims:
Asthma and COPD are not single disease entities but syndromes. Both asthma and COPD, particularly COPD, include different clinical phenotypes with different risk factor patterns, clinical presentation and large variations in prognosis.
HERMES SYLLABUS LINKS: B.1.1 Asthma, B.1.4 COPD (chronic obstructive bronchitis and/or emphysema), B.1.3 Chronic bronchitis, B.6.1 Occupational asthma.
TYPE OF COURSE: Case and problem based