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Asthma and COPD – they do overlap | Online

August 1 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Event by external provider

This one-hour session provides an overview of asthma and COPD, identifying overlap between them. It covers current evidence-based management using the Australian Asthma Handbook and COPD-X Guidelines. It also looks at diagnosis, management, medications and the importance of action plans for self-management.

Presenter: Narelle Williamson, Senior Clinical Consultant – National Asthma Council

By the end of this activity, participants will be able to:

  • Describe how to access the COPD-X and asthma management guidelines
  • Identify the differential clinical features between asthma and COPD
  • Summarise the current guidelines for medication management

Target audience: Aboriginal health practitioners, practice nurses, allied health providers, general practitioners, pharmacists, pharmacy assistants and other health professionals.

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