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The COPD Foundation Pocket Consultant Guide

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The COPD Foundation Pocket Consultant Guide (PCG) for the Diagnosis and Management of COPD was designed to be a practical tool to assist the practicing clinician manage the diagnosis and treatment of COPD patients. The Guide was designed to aid in identifying patients for whom spirometry should be performed, how patients should be classified based on spirometry, what additional assessments should be performed and when and how these diagnostic evaluations should influence therapy.

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Citation: Rennard S, Thomashow B, Crapo J, et al. Introducing the COPD Foundation Guide for Diagnosis and Management of COPD, Recommendations of the COPD Foundation. COPD. 2013; 10(3): 378-389. doi: HTTP://DX.DOI.ORG/10.3109/15412555.2013.801309. Updated 2016.
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