Asthma UK is the charity dedicated to improving the health and well-being of the 5.2 million people in the UK whose lives are affected by asthma.
We’re the only UK charity looking after the nation’s lungs. With your support, we’ll make sure that one day everyone breathes clean air with healthy lungs.
The official body of respiratory specialists, including medical practitioners, nurses and scientists. Publications and events are listed on the site.
COSHH Essentials sets out basic advice on what to do to control exposure to hazardous substances in the workplace. It takes the form of straightforward advice in ‘factsheets’ called ‘control guidance sheets’. There are two types of sheets, industry-specific ‘direct advice sheets’ and ‘generic control guidance sheets’.
GOLD works with health care professionals and public health officials around the world to raise awareness of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) and to improve prevention and treatment of this lung disease. Through the development of evidence-based strategy documents for COPD management and events such as the annual celebration of World COPD Day, GOLD is working to improve the lives of people with COPD in every corner of the globe.
A table showing newer and common inhaled therapy licensed for asthma or COPD. Some of our students have printed these out and laminated them for use in their consulting rooms.
Example pharmacology for the treatment of asthma and COPD.
ARTP have represented the standards and quality of lung function measurement in the UK for over 40 years. We have produced guidelines, handbooks, position statements, statements and a whole raft of training opportunities for all staff measuring lung function.