I’m 60 and I have COPD. How do I know how bad it is?

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I’m a female 60 years old

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The severity of COPD can be determined with a test called FEV1/FVC, in which the doctor asks you to breathe into an instrument that would record your breathing capacity. The higher the FEV1/FVC, the better it is.