While it’s one of the most anticipated seasons of the year, summer can also be the most difficult season for Canadians living with COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease). We want to help you make the most of it! Here’s what you need to know about summer, and how you can enjoy yours this year.
So why aren’t they used more widely?
A new review suggests that wider use of OPEP devices could reduce exacerbations and reduce hospital visits.
If you suffer from Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease (COPD), simple tasks can start to feel larger than life. While there is no cure, there are steps you can take to improve your health and quality of life.
Improving patient outcomes for your respiratory patients may be as simple as adding a medical device to their treatment plan.
Join Dr. Alan Kaplan as he examines real-world evidence on patient outcomes with respiratory devices, and how they can make a difference.
WHEN: Wednesday, November 21, 2018 at 2:00pm ET
Register here canadianhealthcarenetwork.ca/webinars
While the hot summer months may affect the everyday management of your lung health, it doesn’t have to keep you from living your fullest life. Here are a few tips to help you find the breathing spaces you need this summer. Just because it may be harder to be outside, doesn’t mean you have to stay locked inside your own home!
Hit The Gym
Living a full life with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is more accessible than ever before with today’s online resources. Whether you’re looking for in-depth tutorials, facts, or simple tips on self-management, the web offers information at your fingertips. Here’s a few of our favourite bookmark-worthy websites for you!
A landmark real-world study of more than 18,000 patients has demonstrated superior asthma control with the AeroChamber Plus* Flow-Vu* antistatic Valved Holding Chamber (VHC, or spacer) compared with other chamber devices.1 For those with asthma, particularly children, the choice of device to deliver their medication is an important consideration; even with the same metered-dose inhaler (MDI), not all valved holding chambers perform equally well.2 According to the study published in Pulmonary Therapy, the AeroChamber
Poster presented at DDL 2017 in Edinburgh.
Presented at DDL 2017 in Edinburgh
Poster presented at BTS 2017 in London, UK.