The ACCP and its philanthropic arm, The CHEST Foundation, produce a variety of patient education materials
on lung diseases and lung-health issues for ACCP members to share with their patients. Topics include asthma, COPD, lung cancer, and patient guides based on ACCP’s respected evidence-based clinical practice guidelines. The Foundation also produces materials specifically for chest physicians to help their patients
. Most are available online at no cost on The Foundation’s website, onebreath.org
The CHEST Foundation’s public-facing OneBreath® initiative draws from the expertise of the ACCP to raise public awareness and encourage healthy behaviors. The OneBreath website provides prevention tools, wellness tips, and community-based activities to members, their patients, and the general public. Visit onebreath.org to learn more, and encourage your patients to take advantage of OneBreath’s health-education offerings.