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Complete a 10-minute, interactive eLearning tutorial on the diagnosis of COPD. Find out about:


  • The type of patient you should consider a diagnosis of COPD
  • Differentiating between COPD and other diseases
  • Determining COPD stage


In addition, find out how to recognise shortness of breath, chronic bronchitis, and chronic phlegmy cough as symptoms of COPD, and understand the importance of spirometry to confirm the diagnosis of COPD and differentiate it from other diseases, such as asthma.

Module Duration
10 mins
Created Date
Tuesday, March 1, 2016
Boehringer Ingelheim
Content Type
Burden of respiratory disease, Diagnosis