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  1. My diagnosis of COPD was confirmed with a lung function test (spirometry).

  2. I understand my COPD and my health care professional has explained where to find information, advice and emotional support.

  3. I am supported to manage my care, and I have agreed and been given a copy of my self-management plan.

  4. I have contacted my GP to get a free flu vaccination by November each year. I have also had the one-off pneumonia jab.

  5. If I smoke, I am offered support and treatment to stop every time I meet with a health care professional.

  6. I know the importance of keeping active and eating well.

  7. I have had a referral to pulmonary rehabilitation.

  8. I have received advice about ongoing exercise and nutrition.

  9. I know what all my medicines are for and when to take them.

  10. My health care professional reviews how I use my inhaler every time I meet with them.

  11. I can spot the signs of a flare-up – this is sometimes called an exacerbation.

  12. If I have a flare-up, I know who to contact and what medicines to take.

  13. I see my nurse or doctor at least once a year to review my health, care and treatment, and to discuss all the points mentioned previously.

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