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GPs will need certification to carry out spirometry by 2021


I agree with all the above - the people pushing this really inhabit a different world it appears. Our HCA generally does most of our spirometry or practice nurse both of whom are holders of certificates to do so. I'm sure most GP 's never do and I cannot envisage ever doing an 'emergency' spirometry....ever. I wish these so-called experts would go back into their ivory towers and never come out again as they just create needless work and devalue primary care.

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23 Sep 2016

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