Original Research Articles
State of the art
Conference: "COPD: a social disease: inappropriateness and pharmaco-economics. The role of the specialist: present and future" This report is based on the conference held in Venice, Italy, April 21-22, 2010, and organized by AIMAR within the ‘Year of the Lung 2010’ promoted worldwide by the Forum of International Respiratory Societies and within Europe by the European Respiratory Society. AIMAR is, since 2005, a partner of the Global Alliance against chronic Respiratory Diseases (GARD) of the World Health Organisation (WHO).