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Digital Mini-Wright peak flow meter

An easy to use digital peak flow meter that measures both peak expiratory flow and FEV-1, for use by both asthma and COPD patients.

A battery is included in sealed unit with a life of approximately 2 years. A download cradle and software are available as optional extra.

Mini-Wright peak flow meter

An EU standard scale peak flow meter with a standard washable plastic mouth piece, used for the assessment of peak flow as an indicator of asthma and other pulmonary conditions.

Understanding COPD

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is a disabling condition affecting the lungs and involving irreversible lung damage, so that the lungs can no longer function at full capacity.

COPD is very disabling and many people find it hard to cope with the restrictions that it brings. There are medications that are available that will help to improve symptoms. Practical support is also at hand from various sources ranging from education about COPD to advice on coping with COPD.