The GOLD report is a “strategy document” for health care professionals to use as a tool to implement effective management programs for COPD based on available health care systems. Click here for full details & to download the report.
World COPD Day is organized by the Global Initiative for Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease (GOLD) in collaboration with health care professionals and COPD patient groups throughout the world. Its aim is to raise awareness about chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and improve COPD care throughout the world Each year GOLD chooses a theme and coordinates preparation and [...]
COPD Support Ireland is hosting our first COPD Patient Conference to mark World COPD Week 2016. The conference will give people living with COPD to come together and hear from expert speakers about how well we mange COPD care in Ireland. There will be opportunities to hear from our politicians and to engage in a Q&A. The [...]
Autumn Patient Information Day The next ILFA Patient Information Day will take place at 10am on Saturday 5th November at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, Northwood Park, Santry, Airport Road, Dublin. All are welcome. Our speakers will include DR KATE O’REILLY, Respiratory Consultant, Mater University Hospital PETRA GREHAN, Respiratory Physiotherapist, Mater University Hospital ANNETTE DUCK, Respiratory Nurse Specialist, Manchester, [...]