Have you ever heard of COPD? You might need to consult a doctor.
Worldwide, over 65 million people live with COPD. Oxygen therapy and non-invasive ventilation can help provide relief, and ResMed has a range of advanced and patient-friendly in-home machines to support your treatment. Working with your health care provider, we can help improve your quality of life and limit hospitalizations.
Articles about COPD
What is COPD?
COPD is a group of progressive long‐term lung diseases where the airway is thickened and inflamed. Over time, COPD makes it more difficult to breathe because the airways are partly blocked, restricting the flow of air in to and out of the lungs.
What happens during normal breathing?
To find out what could be affecting your ability to breathe properly, it’s helpful to first understand what normal breathing looks like.
COPD diagnosis & treatment
How is COPD diagnosed?
How is COPD treated?
How can non-invasive ventilation help in COPD treatment?