COPD Management

Birth Weight, Due Date, and COPD

August 02, 2019

Natal conditions may influence susceptibility.

New GOLD Strategies for COPD Management

August 02, 2019

Updated guidelines shift assessment emphases.

A High-Tech Wristband Could Reduce COPD Hospitalizations

July 03, 2019

New technology is making it possible to predict and respond to COPD flare ups. 

Working in an Office Might Raise Your Risk of Developing COPD

July 03, 2019

Working in an office may be a greater COPD risk than working in a mine. 

One in Five Patients with Asthma, COPD, or Asthma and COPD, Has ACO Overlap

June 18, 2019

Twenty percent of patients with either or both asthma and COPD have an overlap of symptoms.

Will an Aspirin a Day Keep COPD from Flaring Up?

June 18, 2019

A three-year study finds that aspirin may have a role in preventing COPD flare ups.

COPD CARE Reducing Veterans Readmissions and Increasing Access to Care

March 14, 2019

National Gold Status Practice created by a pharmacist looks to expand nationwide. 

Study finds hike in pneumonia for COPD patients receiving corticosteroids

December 06, 2016

Comorbid CVD is an independent risk factor for CAP in patients with COPD. And inhaled steroids may increase CAP risk.

New COPD guidelines tout bronchodilators and antibiotics

December 06, 2016

Use inhaled corticosteroids sparingly and only in these circumstances in patients with COPD. Details here.