COPD is one of the targeted chronic illnesses on CMS’s radar. Patients with COPD need to be able to self-manage their medications and shortness of breath, in order to live a high quality life.
This 32 page, Step by Step book is one of our best sellers and incorporates evidence-based care, meets the GOLD guidelines and emphasizes patient self-management.
In 9 easy steps, the patient and family are introduced to the essential information of COPD, incorporating the GOLD criteria, including management of medications, shortness of breath and pulmonary rehab, smoking cessation, oxygen therapy and prevention of infections.
It also includes logs for the patient to track:
- Peak Flow Readings
This booklet is written in English.