Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
A group of chronic disorders that restrict flow of air into and out of the lungs. Disorder examples include asthma, bronchitis, and emphysema.
More Common Terms
- Pneumonia An infection and inflammation of lungs caused by bacteria, fungus or virus.
- Palliative Care Pain management services to provide comfort to those with life-threatening illness.
- Adaptive/Assistive Equipment An appliance or device which assists an individual in caring for themselves or performing work or leisure activities.