Respiratory  |  COPD Pathway - Mild COPD




Respiratory

COPD Pathway - Mild COPD

Symptoms:

  • Chronic symptoms
  • No effect on daily activities - may not be aware of abnormal lung function
  • Breathless only when exercising strenuously 

 

Management:

  • Stop Smoking
  • Avoid dust at work
  • Short-acting bronchodilator as needed
  • Patient education on symptom recognition, exacerbation management, vaccinations, advice on exercise and weight control measures.
  • Annual review

 
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Last updated : Thursday, September 10, 2015
Next review date : Friday, September 09,2016


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