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Canadian Lung Association - Respiratory Programs Database
Search database for lung disease programs and lung testing sites across Canada.
RESPTrec© (the Respiratory Training and Educator Course) is the professional development program created by the Lung Associations of Manitoba and Saskatchewan to teach health care professionals to better educate people with asthma and COPD. RESPTrec© gives health care professionals the latest information and training in asthma and COPD care. The Course content is based on the most recent Canadian evidence-based Guidelines. At the same time, the programs give Health Professionals the tools with which they can better teach their patients how to improve their asthma and COPD self-management skills.
NurseONE is a national, bilingual web-based health information service designed for the Canadian nursing community. The goal of NurseONE is to provide quick access to credible, up-to-date health care information to support nurses in Canada in delivering effective, evidence-based care, and to help them manage their careers and connect to colleagues, regardless of where or when they work. NurseONE serves as a gateway to resources and information for health care professionals in all domains of practice - direct care, education, administration, research, and policy - to support and enhance their clinical and professional expertise.
Réseau québécois de l’asthme et de la MPOC
The Réseau québécois de l’asthme et de la MPOC offers interdisciplinary training to members of the health services network and promotes disease self-management as well as the well-being of those who suffer from asthma and COPD.