Severe Asthma and COPD Readmissions and Exacerbations

If you or someone you know suffers from severe Asthma and or COPD then you owe it to yourself and to others to listen in on this interview with Chris Garvey FNP, MSN, MPA, FAACVPR Manager, Seton Pulmonary & Cardiac Rehabilitation that took place at the California Thoracic Society (CTS) 2013 Conference Carmel California.

Key take aways:

•The importance of exercise
•Taking your meds
•The benefits of multidisciplinary teams
•Early identification
•Effective treatment based on evidence based guidelines to reduce Exacerbation’s
•Reduced cost of care
•Effective Care
•Understand your symptoms
•Education
•Honest and frank discussion your doctor and or health care provider
•Getting the right meds
•Follow up with your doctor and or health care provider

For additional information about Asthma and COPD Overlap Syndrome check out http://asthmacopdoverlapsyndrome.org

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