The COPD-X Concise guide provides a concise summary of the key evidence-based recommendations from The COPD-X Plan: Australian and New Zealand Guidelines for the Management of COPD.
This resource addresses the five key areas of clinical practice for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) in Australia.
– Case finding and confirming diagnosis
– Optimising function
– Preventing deterioration
– Developing a plan of care
– Management exacerbations.
It includes practice tips and highlights relevant sources of further information where applicable.
Further detail regarding the contents of the Concise Guide can be found in the COPD-X guidelines here: https://copdx.org.au/.