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1.5 CPD hours

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1 CPD hour

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1 CPD hour

Case by case: interpreting spirometry

Module summary
Dr Duncan Keeley, a GPSI in respiratory medicine, presents a series of different spirometry cases.
Learning objectives

This module will update you on:

  • The performance and interpretation of diagnostic spirometry
  • The pitfalls in the interpretation of spirometry
  • Using a checklist to interpret diagnostic spirometry

Dr Duncan Keeley is a GPSI in respiratory medicine

Date module published
Module due for review
Suggested number of CPD credits
Completing this module will earn you a certificate for a suggested
1.5 CPD hours
By showing evidence of impact you could double that to
3 CPD hours
What other GPs said after completing this module
Good module if you already know about spirometry but notsuch a good module if you are a novice
Joseph Scerri
Good practical module but not enough information give to help work through the module. Found myself looking things up elsewhere before answering questions. The introductory information was not enough to answer the questions.
ajazul Shah
practical guide for interpretation
Numan Md Yusuf
Olujide Soremi
very useful
Ian Morris