COPD

In brief: what’s new and notable in COPD

Explore advanced imaging methods for diagnosis and management of COPD, updated guidelines from the GOLD Strategy Report, and infographics on therapy selection for patients with COPD.


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Help guide your patients through COPD therapy options

Three new infographics highlight the steps to take when choosing a therapy path for a patient with COPD. Understand the options to ensure your patients get the most appropriate treatment.

Explore the infographics:

Initial Maintenance Therapy Selection for Patients With COPD

Escalating Therapy in Patients With COPD Who Remain Symptomatic

Escalating Therapy in Patients With COPD Experiencing Exacerbations

This is a nonpromotional, non-CME disease state educational program brought to you by CHEST in collaboration with and sponsored by GSK.

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COPD news and notes

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PULMONOLOGY DATA TRENDS 2023

Updated Guidelines for COPD Management: 2023 GOLD Strategy Report
Explore infographics on a new proposed definition of COPD, chronic bronchitis, new proposed etiotypes for COPD, and an updated COPD assessment tool.

CHEST DAILY NEWS

Experts take sides in controversies on asthma-COPD overlap and treatable traits
Four experts in asthma and COPD debated whether health care professionals should take a “treatable traits” approach to managing patients’ diseases.

ASTHMA AND COPD SECTION

Hot or cold – impact on asthma and COPD
Explore how extreme weather conditions affect patients with asthma and/or COPD.

CHEST PHYSICIAN®

The triple overlap: COPD-OSA-OHS. Is it time for new definitions?
Explore recent studies into the triple overlap of COPD, obesity hypoventilation syndrome (OHS), and OSA.

CHEST DAILY NEWS

Presenters highlight emerging data on use of biologics in asthma, COPD
Diego J. Maselli, MD, FCCP, and other experts provided updates on biologics approved in asthma and in trials for COPD.

PALLIATIVE AND END-OF-LIFE CARE SECTION

PalliPulm: Time to expand our arsenal
Despite the high symptom burden, palliative care is less common in patients with COPD.

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