Robert Foronjy, M.D.
, and Jeanine D'Armiento, M.D., Ph.D.
Dr. Foronjy is Assistant Professor of Medicine and Dr. D'Armiento is Associate Professor of Medicine, Columbia University, Department of Medicine, Division of Molecular and Pulmonary Medicine, New York.
Within the past 12 months, Drs. Foronjy and D'Armiento report no commercial conflicts of interest.
Albert Einstein College of Medicine, CCME staff and interMDnet staff have nothing to disclose.
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Albert Einstein College of Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.
Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Albert Einstein College of Medicine is accredited
by the Accreditation Council for Continuing
Medical Education to provide continuing medical
education for physicians.
Upon completion of this Cyberounds®
, you should be able to:
- List the pathologic features of chronic bronchitis and emphysema
- Discuss whether MMPs contribute to the development of COPD
- Discuss if MMP inhibitors might effectively treat or prevent COPD.