Bridging the Health Divide in Europe

Reducing inequalities and the impact of austerity measures on respiratory healthcare

Description

This ERS Vision documentary was produced to help raise the awareness of inequality of healthcare across Europe, notably in respiratory medicine.  Bringing together experts from different organizations such as the European Respiratory Society, World Health Organisation, EuroHealthNet,  this video addresses important issues that are affecting respiratory healthcare in today’s difficult economic climate.

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We know that nutrition is one of the factors that’s important in the development of COPD... I am optimistic that understanding nutrition of the lung is going to lead to new effective therapeutic approaches.

Professor P J Barnes


The ERS Vision film series is made possible through a foundation sponsorship by astrazeneca