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The non-pharmacological management of COPD is a neglected area in the treatment of respiratory diseases
(Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 2009-04)
An almost uniformly neglected area of respiratory disease management is the non-pharmacological component. Most patients with chronic respiratory illnesses will lose their exercise capacity (deconditioning) as the illness ...
Guideline for office spirometry in adults, 2004
(Health & Medical Publishing Group, 2004-07)
Objective. To provide clinical guidelines for office spirometry in South Africa. Options. More stringent guidelines are required for diagnostic laboratories and research. Outcomes. To minimise variations in standard practice ...
(Continuing Medical Education, 2008-04)
The SA Thoracic Society and the Global Initiative for Asthma (GINA) have recently published updated guidelines to assist practitioners in the management of asthma. The guidelines were based on reports that asthma ...