Other Resources

 

Other Resources

GOLD Teaching Slide Set

Updated January 2014. PowerPoint slide set summarizing diagnosis and management recommendations in the 2012 update of the GOLD Report, with background information about COPD and the burden of this disease.
 
 

GOLD Spirometry Guide

Updated June 2010. A comprehensive guide to the use of spirometry in clinical practice, including an overview of information provided by spirometry, when to perform this test, interpretation of spirogram results, and troubleshooting. Part of the GOLD Implementation Toolbox.
 
 
 

Spirometry Quick Guide

Updated June 2010. A brief guide to how and when to perform spirometry in clinical practice. Part of the GOLD Implementation Toolkit.
 
 
 

Spirometry Slide Set

Updated June 2010. A teaching slide set covering various aspects of spirometry in clinical practice--how and when to perform this test, interpretation of results, and troubleshooting. Part of the GOLD Implementation Toolkit.
 
 

Instructions for Inhaler and Spacer Use

Diagrams and step-by-step instructions on proper use of various inhaler and spacer devices available around the world. Printable and downloadable slides can be used in patient education.