5 Other versions of this guideline

5 Other versions of this guideline

5.1 Full guideline

The full guideline, 'Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: management of adults with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in primary and secondary care', contains details of the methods and evidence used to develop the guideline. It is published by the National Clinical Guideline Centre for Acute and Chronic Conditions, and is available from our website.

5.2 Information for the public

NICE has produced information for the public explaining this guideline.

We encourage NHS and voluntary sector organisations to use text from this information in their own materials about COPD.

  • National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE)