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ERS 2017 COPD congress report

ERS 2017 COPD congress report

Summary of the latest data on COPD developments from the 2017 ERS congress in Milan, Italy

PDF 60 mins
ERS 2017 COPD Newsflash

ERS 2017 COPD Newsflash

Dr Richard Russell, Dr Thérèse Lapperre and Prof Salman Siddiqui report the COPD highlights from ERS 2017

Video 5 mins
Introduction to the ATS 2016 webinar series for COPD

Introduction to the ATS 2016 webinar series for COPD

Dr Richard Russell and Prof Christian Taube introduce the COPD congress highlights from the ATS Congress 2016.

Video 1 mins
Combination therapy in COPD

Combination therapy in COPD

Review key results and reanalyses from the most important clinical trials investigating combination therapy in COPD.

Interactive 15 mins
Phenotypes, traits and clusters in COPD

Phenotypes, traits and clusters in COPD

Dr Richard Russell and Prof Christian Taube discuss the importance of identification and classification of patients with COPD.

Video 3 mins
Eosinophils and other biomarkers for COPD

Eosinophils and other biomarkers for COPD

Dr Richard Russell and Prof Christian Taube discuss eosinophilic inflammation in COPD and the status of different biomarkers in COPD.

Video 4 mins
Combination therapy in COPD: recent data from clinical trials

Combination therapy in COPD: recent data from clinical trials

Dr Richard Russell and Prof Christian Taube discuss data from clinical trials presented at ATS 2016.

Video 5 mins
eCigarettes

eCigarettes

Complete this interactive module to support your understanding of eCigarettes, including components and potential dangers.

Interactive 15 mins
Pathophysiology of COPD

Pathophysiology of COPD

Explore recent insights into the pathophysiology of COPD presented at ATS 2016.

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ICS use in COPD

ICS use in COPD

Dr Richard Russell and Prof Christian Taube discuss the use of inhaled corticosteroids in COPD based on data presented at ATS 2016.

Video 3 mins
Exacerbations in COPD

Exacerbations in COPD

Dr Richard Russell and Prof Christian Taube discuss the triggers and consequences of COPD exacerbations.

Video 4 mins
Co-morbidities of COPD

Co-morbidities of COPD

Dr Richard Russell and Prof Christian Taube discuss co-morbidities of COPD, focussing on cardiovascular disease and cognitive impairment.

Video 3 mins
Structural mechanisms of COPD and the lung microbiome

Structural mechanisms of COPD and the lung microbiome

Dr Richard Russell and Prof Christian Taube discuss the new insights on the pathophysiology of COPD.

Video 3 mins
Biomass fuels and its role in COPD

Biomass fuels and its role in COPD

Dr Richard Russell and Prof Christian Taube discuss the global environmental exposure of biomass fuels and its role in COPD in women and children.

Video 3 mins
Smoking cessation and eCigarettes

Smoking cessation and eCigarettes

Dr Richard Russell and Prof Christian Taube discuss both the potential benefits of eCigarettes and the associated safety concerns.

Video 3 mins
Pulmonary rehabilitation for COPD

Pulmonary rehabilitation for COPD

Dr Richard Russell and Prof Christian Taube discuss the new strategies for pulmonary rehabilitation.

Video 4 mins
Impact of allergic asthma on the daily lives of patients

Impact of allergic asthma on the daily lives of patients

Dr Kevin Gruffydd-Jones describes the impact of allergic asthma symptoms on patients' lives.

Video 1 mins
Best practice for multidisciplinary teams

Best practice for multidisciplinary teams

Dr Miguel Román Rodríguez discusses the best practice for multidisciplinary teams.

Video 3 mins
Working with people with asthma: long-term goals

Working with people with asthma: long-term goals

Dr Andrew Menzies-Gow discusses setting long-term goals and action plans for people with asthma.

Video 1 mins
Nurse insights: impact of asthma on patient psychology

Nurse insights: impact of asthma on patient psychology

Jane Scullion discusses the impact of asthma symptoms on patient psychology.

Video 1 mins
Nurse insights: impact of asthma on daily life

Nurse insights: impact of asthma on daily life

Jane Scullion discusses the impact of asthma symptoms on daily life.

Video 1 mins
Educating patients about asthma medications

Educating patients about asthma medications

Dr Steven Holmes discusses patient understanding of asthma medications.

Video 1 mins
Using open questions to ask about adherence to medication

Using open questions to ask about adherence to medication

Dr Steven Holmes discusses the benefits of using open questions when having conversations with asthma patients.

Video 1 mins
Perceptions of the burden of asthma

Perceptions of the burden of asthma

Professor Eric Bateman highlights the underestimated societal burden of this life-long disease.

Video 1 mins
Introduction to the ERS 2016 webinar series for COPD

Introduction to the ERS 2016 webinar series for COPD

Dr Richard Russell and Prof Mona Bafadhel introduce the COPD congress highlights from the ERS Congress 2016.

Video 1 mins
Understanding lung function decline in COPD: what’s your perspective?

Understanding lung function decline in COPD: what’s your perspective?

Complete an interactive learning tool to test your understanding of COPD progression and management in clinical practice.

Interactive 5 mins
Reasons for poor adherence to medication in asthma

Reasons for poor adherence to medication in asthma

Dr Andrew Menzies-Gow discusses some of the common reasons for non-adherence to asthma treatment.

Video 1 mins
Patient insights: impact of asthma on daily life

Patient insights: impact of asthma on daily life

Real-life patient experiences outline the impact asthma has on the lives of those with the condition.

Video 1 mins
Nurse insights: talking about asthma symptoms

Nurse insights: talking about asthma symptoms

Jane Scullion discusses the impact of asthma symptoms on quality of life.

Video 1 mins
ATS 2017 Newsflash: COPD Congress Highlights

ATS 2017 Newsflash: COPD Congress Highlights

Dr Richard Russell, Dr Frits Franssen and Prof Michael Dreher discuss their highlights from ATS 2017.

Video 4 mins
Clinical trial summary: PrimoTinA-asthma®

Clinical trial summary: PrimoTinA-asthma®

Learn about PrimoTinA-asthma®, a Phase III study of tiotropium Respimat® add-on treatment to ICS and LABA.

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Important symptoms that people with asthma talk about

Important symptoms that people with asthma talk about

Dr Andrew Menzies-Gow discusses the symptoms that his patients talk about.

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