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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.
Philips issues recall notification for some CPAP and BiPAP devices
Jun 14, 2021
Philips issued a recall notification for specific BiPAP, CPAP and mechanical ventilator devices to address identified potential health risks related to the polyester-based polyurethane sound abatement foam component in these devices. The majority of the affected devices within the advised 5-year service life are in the first-generation DreamStation product…
Lung Association Survey - Health Resources for Lung Cancer
Jun 14, 2021
The Lung Association is currently conducting a survey among patients, caregivers, and health professionals to identify gaps in lung cancer information resources. The information obtained from this survey will help The Lung Association focus its efforts on the creation of new resources both in terms of the content and the…
Asthma diagnosis: into the fourth dimension
Jun 11, 2021
This review summarises the biological mechanisms of circadian rhythms in asthma and highlights novel data on the significance of time (the fourth dimension) in asthma diagnosis.