Asthma Update

In Cambridge

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Description

  • Typology

    Course

  • Location

    Cambridge

Description

Asthma is a very common respiratory condition. The key pathophysiological feature of Asthma is variable airflow obstruction. This commonly causes symptoms such as wheeze, breathlessness, chest tightness and/or cough.

Facilities

Location

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Cambridge (Cambridgeshire )
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Cambridge Campus, East Road, CB1 1PT

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Subjects

  • Management
  • IT
  • healthcare
  • Doctor
  • IT Management
  • Asthma
  • Pharmacological
  • Breathing diseases
  • Respiratory therapies
  • Asthma therapies

Course programme

Asthma is a very common respiratory condition. The key pathophysiological feature of Asthma is variable airflow obstruction. This commonly causes symptoms such as wheeze, breathlessness, chest tightness and/or cough.

Asthma prevalence in the UK is one of the highest in the world; as a result, it frequently presents in both primary and secondary health care settings. Effective Asthma management and successful control is based upon the absence of symptoms.

This workshop will provide you with:

  • Refreshed knowledge of BTS/SIGN Asthma guidelines (2014)
  • A review of successful management
  • Application of Asthma Management Plans and their importance
  • An update regarding available pharmacological treatments (including review of inhaler devices)
  • How to recognise and treat deteriorating asthma
  • Dysfunctional breathing in asthma – Speaker: Respiratory Physiotherapist from the Breathlessness intervention Service, Cambridge

This workshop will help you to:

  • Improve your knowledge and awareness of asthma
  • Improve efficiency – effective management of asthma improves quality of life for sufferers, whilst potentially saving NHS expenditure

Asthma Update

Price on request