Q&A With Reynold Panettieri Jr. From University of Pennsylvania: Looking For Clues In Asthma COPD Overlap Syndrome

Many pulmonologists when treating a patient could focus their attention either on asthma or COPD. However, a growingly common patient pool is emerging with symptoms resulting from a combination of the two difficult conditions.

Many pulmonologists when treating a patient could focus their attention either on asthma or COPD. However, a growingly common patient pool is emerging with symptoms resulting from a combination of the two difficult conditions.

Reynold Panettieri Jr., MD, from the University of Pennsylvania discussed a condition that until recently had not received much attention but is becoming a bigger part of practice in pulmonology in recent years during the annual meeting of the American College of Asthma, Allergy, and Immunology in San Antonio.