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Other Respiratory medicine modules
What's new in COPD: a video module (1 CPD hour)
Cough, wheeze and asthma in children: a video module (1 CPD hour)
Top five updates in COPD (1 CPD hour)
Dr Olwen Jones on whether self-taken genital swabs are acceptable in teenagers, speculum examinations in pregnancy and treating recurrent thrush
Consultant cardiologist Dr Angus Nightingale and clinical research fellow Dr Thomas Hinton on blood pressure monitoring, contraindications to general anaesthesia and what blood pressure targets GPs should be aiming for.
Dr Simon Stockley advises on key warning signs for sepsis and referring cases to secondary care
Key questions on COPD
This module will update your knowledge of COPD, including:
- The role of spirometry in diagnosis
- When to start LAMAs
- How to help patients use home rescue packs appropriately
- Indications for long-term oxygen therapy
Dr Jay Suntharalingam is a consultant respiratory physician at the Royal United Hospitals Bath Foundation Trust and the Trust’s clinical lead for COPD.