This page contains links to additional resources for patients and their careers and archives of historical letters and audio recordings from PERF.

Interested in finding out more about why to participate in a clinical trial or find one near you?

Links to recommended sources of information and support for those with respiratory problems.

Video archive of seminars and educational videos by PERF board members.

Do you want to find out more about coping with breathlessness, nutrition for pulmonary patients or tips when visiting the doctor’s office? Look no further…

Historical Information

The archives listed below include articles and audio files created in past years; in some cases dating as far back as 1994. Therefore, they contain information and advice that may have been superseded by new developments since the date of creation.

PERFs SecondWind newsletter archives from 2001 to 2006

Archive of informative, and often witty letters to common questions from pulmonary patients from PERF President Dr. Tom Petty

Sound archives (1979-1985) of interviews with Dr. Tom Petty, Dr. Alvin Barach and Dr. Hugh Motley.