GOLD 2011 Summary

The GOLD program plans to release the 2011 revised report "Global Strategy for Diagnosis, Management, and Prevention of COPD" in late December 2011.  A brief summary was prepared for distribution during a GOLD conference sponsored by the Asian Pacific Society of Respirology in Shanghai, November 6, 2011.  This summary contains extracts from the report, including background materials and key points of each chapter.  Please visit the GOLD website in late December to view the complete report. It is anticipated that a Pocket Guide and teaching slide set will also be available.

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