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One-way valves that control air flow in the lungs have been shown to be effective in improving breathing for emphysema patients.

Exacerbations of COPD, particularly mild COPD, lead to a decline in lung function in smokers, according to new research from UAB.

UAB’s Lung Health Center has joined the prestigious Airways Clinical Research Network established by the American Lung Association.
UAB researchers led a team that discovered that a smoking-related condition called expiratory airway collapse — often thought inconsequential — is associated with lung disease.
Best of 2015 2Telemedicine helps UAB take pulmonary rehabilitation into the home via smartphone technology, in an effort to reduce hospital readmissions from COPD.
UAB gets $11 million grant for potential groundbreaking study of beta blockers for patients with COPD.
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