The air that I breathe
COPD or Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease is
a serious and relatively common disease, but many
people who are at risk may not even be aware of
In this issue we look at what
COPD is, what the causes of COPD are, how COPD is
treated and how your physiotherapist can help.
All the best,
The South African
Society of Physiotherapy
We would like to
thank the CPRG for the information supplied.
Only persons with degrees obtained at institutions
approved in terms of the Higher Education Act may
call themselves physiotherapists, whether the work
is performed on animals, humans, or in any field
The content is
for information and educational purposes only. The
South African Society of Physiotherapy (SASP) has
attempted to provide recent and accurate information
at the time of publication. The SASP does not assume
liability for the use of information contained in
this communique. It also does not replace, nor should
it be considered an alternative to a medical consultation.
Copyright SASP. All rights reserved.