Description

Workshop date: 03/06/2020 09:00, National Council for Voluntary Organisations, Society Building, 8 All Saints Street, N1 9RLThis COPD Update workshop is designed for healthcare professionals who have already undertaken some formal COPD education, and who now need an update in this area.Led by practising clinicians, this workshop focuses on the most up-to-date evidence and treatment options for supporting and treating patients with COPD, considering the new and emerging guidelines in the management of patients with this condition e.g. the new NICE Quality Standard for COPD.Taught and facilitated sessions, promoting discussion, interaction and practical advice will provide you with the skills to apply the latest evidence and treatment options for COPD patients in your own practice, based on your knowledge of the most recent guidelines in the management of this condition.You will learn to:Apply the latest evidence to practice in COPDRecognise and manage exacerbationsTailor treatment for COPD – not lung functionBe aware of newer treatment options for people with COPDUnderstand the importance of getting the right diagnosisConsider the impact of national/international guidelines on the management of COPD in the UKOur courses are removed from the website at least two days before the start date, so that students have all necessary information for their studies when they begin. Many of our courses fill quickly and are removed once all places are sold so we advise early booking to avoid disappointmentCourse DetailsAssessment Method: No assessment – informal lectures and interactive sessionsStudy Method: Interactive Study DayDuration: One dayAccrediting Institution: Royal College of GPs