Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
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Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Resources

Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System(BRFSS)  

BRFSS is a telephone administered survey given to a random sample of U.S. residents sampled by state. The survey includes questions on major behavioral outcomes and risks among adults, including asthma. The BRFSS has included COPD questions and allows state estimates of COPD prevalence.

CDC National Environmental Health TrackingProgram (EHTP) Portal

The National EHTP portal provides consistent data and measures for COPD hospitalizations for the states funded by the CDC EPHT program. The COPD hospitalization data presented on the national portal are gathered by each EPHT program from each state's hospital discharge database.

Public Health Strategic Framework for COPD Prevention

This report provides a framework that could be used by the public health community to address COPD as an important public health issue.

National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute's COPD Learn More Breathe Better Program

This program provides information for people who are at risk for COPD, those who have been diagnosed with COPD, and health care providers.