You may know this condition as Chronic Bronchitis or Emphysema. It commonly affects smokers and causes symptoms of cough, breathlessness and wheeze. If you are worried you may have this condition please attend for a lung heath check.
If you are suffering from this condition you will likely be taking inhalers and you will be offered an appointment annually to review your condition and medication.
If you have been advised by the surgery to submit a COPD assessment, please contact the practice and request a COPD Assessment Form.