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video module - Premium

Top five updates in COPD

Module summary
Dr Tarek Bakht, GPSI in respiratory medicine, presents on the top five updates in COPD in general practice.
Learning objectives

This module will update your knowledge on COPD, including:

  • Who to screen in your surgery, and how
  • COPD severity classification
  • How to use the CAT assessment tool
  • How to manage patients with pharmacological therapies, oxygen therapy and pulmonary rehabilitation 
  • Palliative care in COPD 
Expert speaker

Dr Tarek Bakht is a GPSI in respiratory medicine in Bolton.

Date module published
Module due for review
Suggested number of CPD credits
Completing this module will earn you a certificate for a suggested
1 CPD hour
By showing evidence of impact you could double that to
2 CPD hours
What other GPs said after completing this module
Excellent brief update
Paul Bethell
Some useful points
Kate Gearing
Good slides
Rather poor presentation which failed to captivate the listener
Martin Jones
Very useful
Stuart Morgan
very good
James Dunn