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An Introduction to Asthma

Audience: This 2 hour standalone webinar is aimed at CPD eligible healthcare professionals that are new to asthma in practice and want an introduction to the topic.

This webinar will give a basic overview of:

  • Asthma in the UK and its impact

  • The difference between a normal airway and an asthma airway

  • The symptoms associated with asthma

  • Diagnosis: how to take good history and what makes asthma more and less likely

  • The goals of asthma management

  • Assessing and managing asthma: the treatment pathway

  • Inhaler technique & adherence

  • The asthma guidelines

Throughout the webinar you will be able to contribute and ask questions using the ‘chat feature’ or your microphone.  A webcam would also be beneficial where possible.