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CPD: An Introduction to Asthma

CPD Eligibility

CPD training is funded through the NCL CPD - nursing & AHP budget; the list of eligible professions covered by the funding is determined by NHS England - see full list below

All registered primary care nurses (including Registered Nursing Associates)

Midwives

Art Therapists

Drama therapists

Music therapists

Chiropodists/podiatrists

Dietitians

Occupational therapists

Operating Department Practitioners

Orthoptists

Osteopaths

Paramedics

Physiotherapists

Prosthetists and Orthotists

Radiographers

Speech and language therapists

Dates Available:

23rd September 2024 9:30 - 11:30am

Audience: This 2 hour standalone webinar is aimed at 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.