21st Century Practice – Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease presents an evidence-supported approach to optimal primary care COPD management. Using clinical trial evidence where available to steer patient management choices, the book details the diagnosis and management of COPD in primary care, as well as describing simple approaches to help keep patients engaged with their own treatment. The 21st Century Practice evidence-supported approach helps guide healthcare providers in their quest to use the most up-to-date and efficient patient management strategies. 21st Century Practice – Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease uses bulleted lists and an assortment of innovative design features to emphasize key points and to provide coherent management guidance in a user-friendly format. The aim is to assist in the provision of the best possible care and treatment for patients. At the end of the book, a patient take-home leaflet offers practical guidance and assistance.