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(BQ) Part 1 book “COPD - Heterogeneity and personalized treatment” has contents: Definition and epidemiology of COPD, pathology of chronic obstructive pulmonary diseases, pathogenesis of COPD, symptomatic assessment of COPD, and other contents. | Sang-Do Lee Editor COPD Heterogeneity and Personalized Treatment 123 COPD Sang-Do Lee Editor COPD Heterogeneity and Personalized Treatment Editor Sang-Do Lee Department of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine Asan Medical Center University of Ulsan College of Medicine Seoul South Korea ISBN 978-3-662-47177-7    ISBN 978-3-662-47178-4 (eBook) DOI Library of Congress Control Number: 2017947875 © Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2017 This work is subject to copyright. All rights are reserved by the Publisher, whether the whole or part of the material is concerned, specifically the rights of translation, reprinting, reuse of illustrations, recitation, broadcasting, reproduction on microfilms or in any other physical way, and transmission or information storage and retrieval, electronic adaptation, computer software, or by similar or dissimilar methodology now known or hereafter developed. The use of general descriptive names, registered names, trademarks, service marks, etc. in this publication does not imply, even in the absence of a specific statement, that such names are exempt from the relevant protective laws and regulations and therefore free for general use. The publisher, the authors and the editors are safe to assume that the advice and information in this book are believed to be true and accurate at the date of publication. Neither the publisher nor the authors or the editors give a warranty, express or implied, with respect to the material contained herein or for any errors or omissions that may have been made. The publisher remains neutral with regard to jurisdictional claims in published maps and institutional affiliations. Printed on acid-free paper This Springer imprint is published by Springer Nature The registered company is Springer-Verlag GmbH Germany The registered company address is: Heidelberger Platz 3, 14197 Berlin, Germany Preface Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a leading cause of .