GOLD 2017 Pocket Guide
Access the Global Initiative for Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease (GOLD) 2017 Reports at the point of care and use interactive tools such as ABCD assessment tool, mMRC Dyspnea Scale, CAT assessment, treatment algorithm and many more.
Cost: Entirely Free
First released: 13 May 2017
Last updated: 10 April 2019
Latest version: 1.1
Developer: Global Initiative for Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease INC
Condition(s) this app helps
Access the Global Initiative for Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease (GOLD) 2017 Reports at the point of care and use interactive tools such as ABCD assessment tool, mMRC Dyspnea Scale, CAT assessment, treatment algorithm and many more. The app allows users to bookmark important pages and takes notes on key information.
GOLD continuously develops and updates reports. More updates will be added to the app successively.
The app is intended for practicing physicians, resident physicians and other healthcare professionals involved in the diagnosis and treatment of patients with COPD. Highlights include:
- Definition and Overview
- Diagnosis and Assessment
- Prevention and Maintenance Therapy
- Management of Stable COPD
- Management of Exacerbations
- COPD and Comorbidities
GOLD Reports help you practice evidence-based medicine.
Reviewed on: 9 December 2019 (Independently reviewed for us by ORCHA)
- General Information
- "Health Tracking
- "Health Tracking
- Carer Support
- Automated Guidance
Because this App doesn't collect Data there is minimal risk to your privacy and confidentiality from the use of this App.
It was clear from our review that a suitably qualified professional or organisation was involved in the Apps development.
It wasn't clear from our review how regularly the advice and guidance given by the App was reviewed and updated by relevant professionals.
It wasn't clear from our review that the App had been involved in any clinical trials or similar testing to demonstrate its 'real world' effectiveness.
It wasn't clear from our review that the App had been through end user testing as part of its design and development.
The App does provide customisable features.
End User Capacity
The App does provide support for users with poor sight.
The App does provide support for users with hearing difficulties.
The App doesn't appear to have a clear approach to dealing with user issues.
The App is entirely free to use.
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