Challenges Faced by Rural Primary Care Providers When Caring for COPD Patients in the Western United States
Results of a survey of 71 rural primary care providers in 7 states, including Colorado and Kansas, to examine challenges faced when caring for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) patients. Features demographic statistics with breakdowns by age, degree, rural or non-rural practice location, practice type, and state, and survey answers by provider type and location.
Fernando Diaz del Valle, Patricia B. Koff, Sung-Joon Min, et al.
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Diseases, 8(3), 336-349
Access · Chronic disease management · Chronic respiratory conditions · Nurse practitioners and other advanced practice registered nurses · Physicians · Primary care · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data · Colorado · Kansas