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SPONSORED: Certified Asthma Update Study Day

30th January 2019 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Free

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Agenda (TBC)

9:00: Registration

9:15: Welcome and Introduction

9:20: Setting the scene – How serious is asthma?

9:45: “So what is asthma?” – the latest thinking on the phenotyping of asthma 10:15: The scale of the problem

10:30: Confirming an accurate diagnosis of asthma – using subjective assessments tools

  • Taking a thorough history
  • Conducting an Asthma Control Test – ACT
  • Assessing Symptoms
  • Identifying Triggers

11:15: Tea/coffee

11:30: Confirming an accurate diagnosis of asthma continued- using objective assessments tools

  • Spirometry – how relevant in asthma
  • Peak flows – what are their true value
  • FeNO – demystify the results
  • Haematology – looking at the eosinophil count – truth or myth
  • Physical Examination – including chest auscultation
  • Practical Session

1:15: LUNCH

14:00: Managing asthma – personalised management strategies

14:30: Case Studies

15:15: Tea & Coffee.

15:30: Case Studies

17:00: Recap, Questions and Close

 

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Details

Date:
30th January 2019
Time:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Categories:
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Organiser

Barrett McGrath EMS
Email:
admin@wordpress-873857-3025514.cloudwaysapps.com
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Venue

Silver Birch Hotel
5 Gortin Rd
Omagh, Tyrone BT79 7DH United Kingdom
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