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COPD Alliance calls upon primary treatment clinicians to STEP forward in fight COPD Five worldwide health-care societies, representing 200,000 main specialty and care clinicians, have declared their formal partnership in the fight against chronic obstructive pulmonary disease . The COPD Alliance, composed of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners, the American Academy of Physician Assistants, the American College of Chest Doctors, the American University of Osteopathic Family Physicians, and the American University of Osteopathic Internists, is focused on helping primary treatment clinicians help their individuals with COPD attain better outcomes .