12169 - Living Well with Chronic Lung Disease Workbook

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Now updated with a new contemporary design, Living Well with Chronic Lung Disease is ideal for use in pulmonary rehabilitation programs. Designed for patients with COPD and other chronic lung diseases, this interactive workbook offers tools to build self-care skills and improve quality of life. Content covers education, medication compliance tips, exercise, psychosocial support, and how to prepare an Advance Medical Directive. Encourages patients to work with their health care team and ask any questions they have to discuss treatment options and create a treatment plan. Living Well with Chronic Lung Disease can be customized by patients to meet their individual needs, and includes space for personal goals, medications, exercises, activities of daily living and more. Engaging full-color photography, illustrations and anatomical art helps patients set and achieve attainable goals while improving compliance and outcomes. Topics include:
  • About your lungs
  • Breathing retraining, understanding the dyspnea cycle
  • Detailed exercise instructions
  • Energy conservation
  • Home safety
  • Emotional and social well-being
  • Medications; using an inhaler, nebulizer
  • Oxygen therapy; traveling with oxygen
  • Smoking cessation
  • Airway clearance, preventing infection
  • Sleep problems, using CPAP, BiPap machines
  • Preparing an Advance Medical Directive
  • 64-page workbook, full-color photography and enhanced anatomical artwork
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Language English
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