The Pneumological Department and a Nursing Tobacco Personnel at the Auch en Gascogne Hospital Center offer an information day on chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). open to everyone in the hospital lobby November 16 from 9 am to 4 pm
These healthcare professionals will be available to educate the public about the pathologies related to the breath, to inform, answer questions and offer free screening for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Visitors wishing to do so will be taken to the Spirografi room for testing, a reading of the results will be suggested, and if necessary, the pulmonologist can make recommendations.
To inform smokers who are often suffering from pulmonary diseases, and especially COPD, a nurse who is a tobacco staff will be there to propose carbon monoxide measurements, calculate their degree of addiction and, why not, guide them to a weaning process. The more early respiratory diseases are detected, the more effective their treatment, so if you or someone around you (baby or dear) cough at night, spit every morning, if you are in the least effort … n & # 39; Feel free to go to this information day.