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Patient Materials section

We are collecting patient education materials from our membership all over Europe.

This activity is framed under EFA's Patient Education Working Group, integrated by European patient experts advocates in health literacy, patient rights and ehealth.

The existing materials gatehered through the Working Group will be classified in this section to promote their use and dissemination among patients, practicioners and companies.

For more information please contact isabel.proano@efanet.org   

Material: A comic explaining how is asthma diagnosed and treated

Original name: Asthme: Depistage et Prise en Charge

Author: French Federation of Friends of Lung and Respiratory Disabled Patients’ Associations (FFAAIR)

Language: French

Websitehttp://asthme.ffaair.org/ 

Tags: Category: Patient Education
Country: France
Disease area: Asthma
Theme: Healthcare

Material: Guide to help and encourage pregnant women to quit smoking

Original name: Mikä onkaan parempi syy lopettaa tupakointi? and Det finns ingen bättre orsak att sluta röka!

Author: The Organisation for Respiratory Health in Finland

Language: Finnish and Russian

Websitehttp://www.hengitysliitto.fi/fi/oppaat-pdf-muodossa

Material: Guide for lung disease patients cope with oxygen treatment at home

Original name: Opas kotihappihoidosta

Author: The Organisation for Respiratory Health in Finland

Language: Finnish

Websitehttp://www.hengitysliitto.fi/fi/oppaat-pdf-muodossa

Tags: Category: Patient Education
Country: Finland
Disease area: COPD,Other diseases
Theme: - Inequalities, - Medical Devices

Material: A guide to deal with astma in every day life, with self-management advice

Original nameOpas astmaa sairastaville

Author: The Organisation for Respiratory Health in Finland

Language: Finnish

Websitehttp://www.hengitysliitto.fi/fi/oppaat-pdf-muodossa 

 

Tags: Category: Patient Education
Country: Finland
Disease area: Asthma
Theme: Healthcare

Material: A guide for school nurses and teachers about the special needs of children with asthma

Original name:Ohje lapsen astmasta päivähoitoon/kouluun

Author: The Organisation for Respiratory Health in Finland

Language: Finnish

Websitehttp://www.hengitysliitto.fi/fi/oppaat-pdf-muodossa 

Tags: Category: Patient Education
Country: Finland
Disease area: Asthma
Theme: Healthcare

Material: A guide for parents of children and young people with asthma, with self-management advice

Original name: Lasten ja nuorten astma and Astma hos barn och unga

Author: The Organisation for Respiratory Health in Finland

Language: Finnish

Websitehttp://www.hengitysliitto.fi/fi/oppaat-pdf-muodossa 

Tags: Category: Patient Education
Country: Finland
Disease area: Asthma
Theme: Healthcare, Medicines

Material: Practical guide to exercice safely for people with respiratory disease 

Original name: Hengitä ja hengästy

Author: The Organisation for Respiratory Health in Finland

Language: Finnish

Website: http://www.hengitysliitto.fi/fi/oppaat-pdf-muodossa 

Tags: Category: Patient Education
Country: Finland
Disease area: Asthma,Allergy,COPD,Other diseases
Theme: Healthcare