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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
ATS 2017: Congress Report for COPD

ATS 2017: Congress Report for COPD

Explore the latest developments in COPD as presented at the ATS 2017 congress.

PDF 110 mins
ERS 2016: Congress Report for COPD

ERS 2016: Congress Report for COPD

Explore the highlights and latest scientific findings in COPD as presented at the 2016 ERS Congress held in London.

PDF 88 mins
Importance of physical activity in COPD

Importance of physical activity in COPD

Explore the data on improving physical activity for COPD patients.

PDF 5 mins
Risk factors and prevention of exacerbations in COPD

Risk factors and prevention of exacerbations in COPD

Learn about predicting and preventing COPD exacerbations.

PDF 5 mins
Combination therapy: LAMA/LABA combinations and the role of ICS in COPD

Combination therapy: LAMA/LABA combinations and the role of ICS in COPD

Explore the data on combination therapy and learn about the changing role of ICS therapy in COPD.

PDF 5 mins
Smoking cessation

Smoking cessation

In this short article, examine targeted approaches to smoking prevention and cessation strategies.

PDF 3 mins
ATS 2016: Congress Report for COPD

ATS 2016: Congress Report for COPD

Explore the latest developments in COPD as presented at the ATS 2016 Congress.

PDF 85 mins
eCigarettes

eCigarettes

Download this Hot Topic article to take a closer look at the potential pitfalls of eCigarettes.

PDF 5 mins
Pathophysiology of COPD

Pathophysiology of COPD

Download this Hot Topic article to take a closer look at recent insights into the pathophysiology of COPD.

PDF 3 mins
Combination therapy in COPD

Combination therapy in COPD

Take a closer look at data on combination therapy in this Hot Topic article.

PDF 5 mins
ACOS: hype or reality?

ACOS: hype or reality?

Take a closer look at the ACOS debate in this Hot Topic article.

PDF 5 mins
ERS 2016 Newsflash: COPD Congress Highlights

ERS 2016 Newsflash: COPD Congress Highlights

Dr Richard Russell summarises the COPD highlights of the ERS 2016 Congress in London.

Video 7 mins
ERS 2016: Congress Report for Asthma

ERS 2016: Congress Report for Asthma

Explore the latest developments in asthma as presented at the ERS 2016 congress in London.

PDF 20 mins
IPCRG 2016: Conference Report for Asthma

IPCRG 2016: Conference Report for Asthma

Explore the asthma highlights from the conference – from diagnosis and management within primary care to the burden of the condition.

PDF 10 mins
ATS 2017: highlights for primary care practitioners

ATS 2017: highlights for primary care practitioners

Professor Alberto Papi summarises key points on severe asthma that were presented at the ATS 2017.

Video 1 mins
Insights from ATS 2016

Insights from ATS 2016

Dr Richard Russell and Prof Christian Taube report on the hot topics from the ATS 2016 conference.

Video 5 mins
ATS 2017: add-on treatments in asthma

ATS 2017: add-on treatments in asthma

Dr Leroy Graham discusses the data for add-on asthma treatments presented at the ATS 2017.

Video 1 mins
Early life influencers of COPD

Early life influencers of COPD

Dr Richard Russell and Prof Mona Bafadhel discuss the effects of early exposure to environmental factors on COPD development.

Video 2 mins
Approaches to smoking cessation in COPD

Approaches to smoking cessation in COPD

Dr Richard Russell and Prof Mona Bafadhel examine targeted approaches to smoking prevention and cessation strategies.

Video 3 mins
Combined bronchodilator therapy in COPD

Combined bronchodilator therapy in COPD

Dr Richard Russell and Prof Mona Bafadhel review the clinical relevance of ERS 2016 data on LAMA/LABA combination therapy.

Video 5 mins
Cardiovascular safety of pharmacological therapy in COPD

Cardiovascular safety of pharmacological therapy in COPD

Dr Richard Russell and Dr Omar Usmani discuss the safety data and CV risk associated with pharmacological management of COPD.

Video 2 mins
Does physical activity affect COPD progression?

Does physical activity affect COPD progression?

Dr Richard Russell and Prof Mona Bafadhel discuss physical activity in patients with COPD.

Video 5 mins
Nutrition and the microbiome in COPD

Nutrition and the microbiome in COPD

Dr Richard Russell and Prof Mona Bafadhel discuss data on diet, vitamin D and the effect of the microbiome on COPD.

Video 4 mins
Profiling COPD patients

Profiling COPD patients

Dr Richard Russell and Prof Mona Bafadhel discuss TIOSPIR® data on stratifying COPD patients and round up the ACOS debate.

Video 6 mins
Personalised medicine in COPD: role of eosinophils and the upcoming GOLD guidelines

Personalised medicine in COPD: role of eosinophils and the upcoming GOLD guidelines

Dr Richard Russell and Prof Mona Bafadhel comment on the role of eosinophils in COPD and predicting ICS response.

Video 4 mins
Insights into COPD exacerbations

Insights into COPD exacerbations

Dr Richard Russell and Prof Mona Bafadhel discuss the clinical course of COPD, biomarkers and predictors of COPD exacerbations.

PDF 8 mins
Co-dependence of diseases of the heart and lungs in COPD

Co-dependence of diseases of the heart and lungs in COPD

Dr Richard Russell and Prof Mona Bafadhel review the ERS 2016 data on COPD co-morbidities.

Video 5 mins
Characterisation and diagnosis of COPD

Characterisation and diagnosis of COPD

Dr Richard Russell and Dr Omar Usmani discuss the challenges that primary care doctors face in recognising COPD.

Video 4 mins
Early diagnosis and screening of COPD

Early diagnosis and screening of COPD

Dr Richard Russell and Dr Omar Usmani discuss the value of effective screening for patients at risk of COPD.

Video 4 mins
Predicting the course of COPD

Predicting the course of COPD

Dr Richard Russell and Dr Omar Usmani discuss the use of biomarkers to aid diagnosis and treatment of COPD.

Video 4 mins