9 August 2016
Long Alliantie Nederland plans to implement the tool nationwide

Assessment of Burden of COPD (ABC) tool improves quality of life

The Assessment of Burden of COPD (ABC) tool, co-developed by researchers at Maastricht UMC+, improves the interaction between patients and healthcare providers in addition to improving quality of life for patients with COPD. These results were recently published in the leading scientific journal British Medical Journal Open. Long Alliantie Nederland (LAN) now plans to implement the tool nationwide.