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