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Dr Richard Russell and Prof Christian Taube introduce the COPD congress highlights from the ATS Congress 2016. The congress, held in San Francisco, covered a range of new and insightful COPD-related topics.

This video is a brief introduction to the webinar series that brings the ATS 2016 COPD Congress Report to life. The full series is outlined below.


Webinar series

  1. Introduction to the ATS 2016 webinar series for COPD
  2. Asthma-COPD overlap syndrome (ACOS)
  3. Phenotypes, traits and clusters in COPD
  4. Eosinophils and other biomarkers for COPD
  5. Combination therapy in COPD: recent data from clinical trials
  6. ICS use in COPD
  7. Exacerbations in COPD
  8. Co-morbidities of COPD
  9. Structural mechanisms of COPD and the lung microbiome
  10. Biomass fuels and their role in COPD
  11. Smoking cessation and e-Cigarettes
  12. Pulmonary rehabilitation for COPD
  13. Diagnosis and spirometry in COPD
Module Duration
1 mins
Created Date
Monday, August 1, 2016
Dr Richard Russell and Prof Christian Taube
Content Type
Developments in Respiratory