A Link To The 2017 COPD Guidelines From GOLD

The Global Initiative For Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease has published GOLD 2017 Global Strategy for the Diagnosis, Management and Prevention of COPD[Download link to PDF] and the POCKET GUIDE TO COPD DIAGNOSIS, MANAGEMENT, AND PREVENTION: A Guide for Health Care Professionals 2017 REPORT [Link is to the PDF]

The summary of the new recommendations (Chapters 1 through 6)  is on p xii (p 12 of the PDF). Here are some excerpts:

The detailed Table of Contents is on pp xiii – xvi (pp 13 – 16 of the PDF).

And finally The New Issues Presented In The Report section is on pp 3 + 4 (pp 19 + 20 of the PDF).




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