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COPD (2 CPD hours)

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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