COPD: Recommendations and Supporting Evidence (2019)
Below you will find a list of recommendations in the Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) Evidence-Based Nutrition Practice Guideline organized by nutrition care process and topic.
The project started with a review of the 2008 recommendations. Selected recommendations were reviewed. The Summary of Changes 2019 provides an overview of the recommendation revisions and updates.
To see the Recommendation Summary, click on the Recommendation title. Also view the Executive Summary of Recommendations using the links on the left..
Screening and Referral
COPD: Estimating Resting Metabolic Rate (RMR)
COPD: Estimating Total Energy Expenditure (TEE)
COPD: Assessment of Serum 25(OH)D Status
COPD: Assessment of Exacerbations
COPD: Vitamin D Supplementation for Serum 25(OH)D Levels 10ng/ml or Lower
COPD: Vitamin D Supplementation for Serum 25(OH)D Levels 11-29ng/ml