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Common avoidable admissions (1 CPD hour)


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A panel of experts - in osteoporosis, cardiology, geriatrics and respiratory medicine- offer GPs simple advice to cut the risk of unplanned admissions in patients:

  • at risk of falls and fractrures
  • with heart failre
  • with acute confusion
  • with a DVT
  • with COPD
  • with asthma
  • with a lower respiratory tract infection




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