Making a diagnosis of COPD Learning

Check out the TV show, tutorials and subtutorials on the diagnosis of COPD in practice. When you are ready, navigate to the assessment to achieve the certificate against the National Welsh Standard (NWS).


The Clinical Assessment

Confirming a diagnosis of COPD


Subjective clinical impression of COPD

Screening or case finding?

Pre and post bronchodilator spirometry

Spirometry and COPD diagnosis

Asthma COPD Overlap Syndrome (ACOS)

The breathlessness pathway

Consider a differential diagnosis

The impact of misdiagnosis

The Development of COPD

A Structured Approach to Breathlessness

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