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Primary care management of COPD

Primary care management of COPD

Format

Knowledge

Published

November 9, 2018

Updated

November 9, 2018

Program Description

An overview of the non-pharmacological and pharmacological therapy options currently available for the management of COPD in primary care.

Educational Objectives

After this activity, healthcare professionals should be better able to:
  • Understand the guidelines for management of COPD
  • Recall the non-pharmacological management approaches
  • Disclosure

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

    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/18/0014f
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