NEWS-CANCER - Lung cancer, COPD cases to rise over next decades

A new report issued from the European Respiratory Society (ERS) reveals that conditions of the lung cause 1 in 10 deaths in Europe, with mortality as a result of lung cancer and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) expected to rise in the future. The report, called The European Lung White Book, draws from the latest research and statistics to provide burden, cost and risk information about respiratory diseases. According to the findings, ...

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