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Prevalence and impact of COPD

Prevalence and impact of COPD

Format

Knowledge

Published

November 9, 2018

Updated

November 9, 2018

Program Description

An overview of COPD in the UK, and the burden it places on healthcare providers and individuals.

Educational Objectives

After this activity healthcare professionals should be able to:
  • Understand the epidemiology of COPD in the UK
  • Recall the burden of COPD and the importance of early diagnosis
  • Disclosure

    Initiated, funded and reviewed by Teva
    Date of preparation: September 2018; UK/BRA/18/0014j

    Author

    Jane Scullion, respiratory nurse consultant, University Hospital Leicester

    Instructions

    This is an industry-supported learning activity provided by MIMS Learning, featuring learning material and a test. Completing the test enables you to claim 0.25 learning credits (15 minutes learning). This credit award is recommended by MIMS Learning based on completing the activity and reflecting on what you have learned. If you spend less time on the activity we recommend claiming fewer credits.

    Please proceed with the activity until you have successfully answered all the test questions and completed your evaluation. You will then receive your MIMS Learning CPD certificate, which will be added to your CPD organiser for access at any time. This activity is offered at no cost.

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    Initiated, funded and reviewed by Teva. Date of preparation: Date of preparation: September 2018; UK/BRA/18/0014j
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