New Zealand COPD Guidelines

Nz Copd Guidelines

The NZ COPD Guidelines have been developed by the Asthma and Respiratory Foundation’s (ARFNZ) working group of respiratory health experts led by Dr Stuart Jones from Middlemore Hospital and Professor Bob Hancox from the University of Otago, with the goal of improving diagnosis, and laying out clear recommendations for assessment and management of this respiratory disease.

Download the NZ COPD Guidelines here

Download the COPD Quick Reference Guidehere

Dr Stuart Jones' COPD presentation from the NZ Respiratory Conference 2020


The slides from this presentation can be viewed here.


Thank you to the NZ COPD Guidelines 2020 Authors:

Robert J Hancox
Stuart Jones
Christina Baggott
David Chen
Nicola Corna,
Cheryl Davies
James Fingleton
Jo Hardy
Syed Hussain
Betty Poot
Jim Reid
Justin Travers
Joanna Turner
Robert Young

And a special thanks to those who had input during the consultation period of this guideline document.

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Nz Copd Guidelines

NZ COPD Guidelines

The NZ COPD Guidelines have been developed by the Asthma and Respiratory Foundation’s (ARFNZ) working group of respiratory health experts led by Dr Stuart Jones from Middlemore Hospital and Professor Bob Hancox from the University of Otago, with the goal of improving diagnosis, and laying out clear recommendations for assessment and management of this respiratory disease.

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NZ COPD Guidelines - Quick Reference Guide

A quick reference guide to the New Zealand COPD Guidelines for use in clinic