A study day designed for health care associates who are conducting spirometry in a primary care setting. This day provides evidence based information on the preparation and performance of spirometry, and includes video demonstrations on spirometry and peak flow to help delegates gain the necessary skills to perform accurate spirometry tests.
"An absolute must. Tutor very knowledgeable Loved it."
"I am 100% confident on understanding spirometry. Great teacher."
"Loved this course, so informative!"
Past course delegates
What is spirometry/an overview of the measurement of lung function and basic anatomy and physiology of the lungs
Why spirometry is performed including diagnosis and review of asthma and COPD patients
Patient preparation, cautions and contraindications Maintenance of equipment
Technically acceptable and reproducible results (including group work)
Recognising common errors