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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.
Lung Diseases and Vaccinations 5 Minute Survey - For Healthcare Providers in Canada
Oct 16, 2019
Are you a healthcare provider practicing in Canada? Take this quick 5-minute survey to help us learn more about health provider practices and needs with regards to adult immunization in adult patients living with respiratory conditions. This survey is jointly conducted by a national coalition of lung health organizations including…
Standardization of Spirometry 2019 Update. An Official American Thoracic Society and European Respiratory Society Technical Statement
Oct 15, 2019
Standards and consensus recommendations are presented for manufacturers, clinicians, operators, and researchers with the aims of increasing the accuracy, precision, and quality of spirometric measurements and improving the patient experience
Methamphetamine use association with pulmonary diseases
Oct 15, 2019
A positive association was found when comparing inpatient hospital discharge diagnoses for methamphetamine use and those for pneumonia and respiratory failure in both sexes