A Respiratory Therapist's Guide:
Educating Patients with COPD
Whether you work in an acute care hospital, retirement center or physician’s office, respiratory therapy work challenges your critical thinking, assessment and decision-making skills every day.
The consequences of discharging a patient with COPD without them fully understanding the disease and how to properly care for themselves can be detrimental for the patient. That’s why it’s vital to educate patients with COPD properly the first time.
Download this free guide to learn how to better educate your patients with COPD:
- Understand Patients' Cognitive Abilities
- Understand Education vs. Training
- Tips for Adult Learning Styles
- and more...