A general term for chronic, non-reversible lung disease that is usually a combination of emphysema and chronic bronchitis.
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A non-profit patient advocacy association that provides educational materials and services to Canadians who are dealing with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Includes living with the disease, COPD and cold weather, a newsletter, and world news.
International Multidisciplinary Meeting on Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD). Find the annual dates, locations, program, and register online.
Provides information and interactive support for COPD patients, caregivers, families and interested individuals, featuring chatrooms, message boards, e-mail lists, and a library.
Support and advocacy group for patients, caregivers, and medical professionals. Provides information about the disease and links to valuable resources.
Information about the organization which promotes research on emphysema. Also data and support for COPD.
eMedicine Health - Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
Consumer health resource center providing information on the causes, symptoms, and treatment of COPD.
General Practice Notebook - Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
Clinically-oriented information on the different types.
Global Initiative for Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease
A list of objectives, documents and resources and registration for the guideline launch.
Pulmonary Education Resource Foundation
Informed COPD resource location including newsletters and a message board.
Pulmonary Hypertension Association
Information for people with COPD and PH by way of message boards, articles, and other resources.
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