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The Diagnosis and Management of Asthma

Duration: 1 Day(s)
CPD Hours: 8
Start Time: 09:15
End Time: 16:30

OVERVIEW

 

A study day designed to provide an overview of the diagnosis and management of asthma in a primary care setting. Of value for nurses who wish to enhance their knowledge and skill utilising evidence based guidelines.

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CONTENT

 

Related anatomy and physiology

A closer look at asthma pathophysiology

Clinical assessment and diagnosis

Pharmacology and inhaler delivery systems workshop

Management of asthma

AIMS AND OUTCOMES

 

  • Understand the anatomy and physiology of healthy lungs
  • Recognise the pathophysiological changes that occur in asthma
  • Understand the importance of detailed clinical history taking and the relevance of accurate pulmonary function testing
  • Knowledge of the various inhaler delivery systems and enable appropriate device choice for individual patients
  • Understand the pharmacological and non pharmacological treatment for patients with asthma
  • Knowledge of current treatment and management guidelines

ATTENDED BY

  • Nurses
  • Physiotherapists
  • Junior Doctors

COURSE VENUES / PRICES

Live Online Instructor Led Course

Zoom
20/09/2024
£ 170.00
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London

Venue to be confirmed
08/11/2024
£ 170.00
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