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An Introduction to COPD

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

This webinar will give a basic overview of:

  • What COPD is and its impact

  • The difference between a normal airway and a COPD airway

  • The symptoms associated with COPD

  • The diagnostic process including history and investigations

  • The goals of management

  • Assessing and managing COPD including both the pharmacological & non pharmacological options

  • Inhaler Technique

  • The COPD 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.