A Treasure Trove of Patient Resources & Fact Sheets – In English and Other Languages

We suggest you bookmark the following website for those days when you’re in the mood to broaden your understanding of COPD, or seek answers to specific questions, or learn about the latest in research and treatments. The American Thoracic Society maintains a treasure trove of information under the simple heading of “Patient Resources,” in which you can find information on a large list of COPD-related topics, including:

  • Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS)
  • Air Pollution
  • Asthma
  • Breathlessness
  • Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia
  • COPD
  • CPAPs
  • Cough
  • Exercise and Asthma
  • Inhalers
  • Lung Function Studies
  • Medicines for COPD
  • Oxygen Therapy
  • Pulse Oximetry
  • Respirators
  • Ventilators

Many of these resources are available in Spanish as well as English; and a few also are available in Italian, Serbian, Turkish, Portuguese, or Arabic.

Click here to visit the Patient Resources listings on the American Thoracic Society website.