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Professional Education Portal
The Lung Association in collaboration with RESPTREC® offers the Professional Education Portal as a method for respiratory educators and health care providers to enhance their professional learning with continuing education opportunities.
Read articles and watch video presentations on the most recent research, position papers and guidelines. Track your CE hours with the provided logbook.
Download or order branded resources for your workplace:
- Asthma Medications Brochure
- COPD Medications Brochure
- Delivery Device Instructions
- Delivery Device Mastery Sheets
- Inhaler Device Demonstration Videos
Recent News & Articles
For your convenience the Professional Education Portal & RESPTREC® provide links to research articles, announcements, studies and other news updates which are posted daily onto the website.
Reading these articles can be used towards recertification and continuing education.
REGISTER NOW - FREE Lung Month webinar opportunities (Nov 2021)
Oct 20, 2021
COMING SOON (NOVEMBER): You won't want to miss these FREE webinar opportunities! REGISTER NOW to secure your virtual space. We hope you will join us for one or ALL of these great offerings Tuesdays at NOON (SK Time/CST) during the month of…
Dysanapsis and the Spirometric Response to Inhaled Bronchodilators
Oct 15, 2021
Dysanapsis refers to the mismatch of airway tree caliber relative to lung size. In this study, dysanapsis was associated with spirometric response to a standardized dose of inhaled bronchodilator suggesting that native airway tree structure may modify inhaled pharmacotherapy efficacy
Trajectory of Preserved Ratio Impaired Spirometry: Natural History and Long-Term Prognosis
Oct 15, 2021
Preserved ratio impaired spirometry (PRISm) in middle-aged individuals is associated with increased risk of cardiopulmonary disease and all-cause mortality, but individuals who recover from PRISm during their adult life are no longer at increased risk.