The 2022 GOLD report has for the first time advised patients with COPD to follow basic infection control measures over winter to prevent exacerbations, in light of evidence gathered over the COVID-19 pandemic. The report, Global Strategy for the Diagnosis, Management and Prevention of COPD, now includes shielding measures – such as mask wearing, minimising ...
GOLD 2022 includes infection control measures for prevention of COPD exacerbations
By Selina Wellbelove
23 Nov 2021