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COPD (2 CPD hours)

Is LAMA or LABA best at step 2? Where do the new drugs fit in?  And what’s the latest evidence on ß-blockers in COPD? This interactive module updates you on these and other key questions on the diagnosis, assessment and management of COPD

Full CPD module


Learning objectives

To improve your understanding of the diagnosis, assessment and management of COPD, including:

  • The latest evidence on drug treatment choices – including studies published since the 2010 NICE guidelines
  • Up-to-date safety advice on prescribing antimuscarinics and ß-blockers
  • Pulse oximetry and long-term oxygen therapy
  • The importance of smoking cessation
  • The management of exacerbations
  • Advising patients on fitness to fly

In this interactive module, you will learn as you work through real-life primary care patient scenarios.

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