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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.
Death and readmissions after hospital discharge during the December holiday period
Dec 11, 2018
Patients discharged from hospital during the December holiday period are less likely to have prompt outpatient follow-up and are at higher risk of death or readmission within 30 days
Pharmacological Therapy of COPD
Dec 10, 2018
This monograph reviews the available pharmacological therapy based on current evidence and provides practical recommendations to health providers caring for patients with COPD.
E-cigarette Use and Subsequent Smoking Frequency Among Adolescents
Dec 01, 2018
Among cigarette initiators, e-cigarette users and nonusers had similar patterns of transition to more frequent cigarette use; however, cigarette or dual product users rarely transitioned to exclusive e-cigarette use or nonuse.