Pioneers tackling poor lung health
Erin Dean Freelance health journalist
Liverpool-based specialist respiratory nurses in GP centres are leading the way in identifying undiagnosed cases of lung cancer and COPD in a city tainted with one of the highest respiratory morbidity rates in England
A nurse-led project in Liverpool is recording great success in picking up life-threatening lung cancer at an earlier and more treatable stage.
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