Audience: This webinar is aimed at healthcare professionals involved in the teaching and assessment of inhaler technique and those that prescribe or make respiratory treatment recommendations.
This webinar will cover:
- The advantages of inhaled therapy
- The issue of suboptimal inhaler technique and its impact on patients
- Common inhaler technique errors
- The types of inhaler devices: pMDI, DPI, soft mist
- Tailoring the device to the patient
- Teaching and assessing inhaler technique
- A brief overview of the guidelines around inhalers and goals of pharmacological management in asthma and COPD
- Reducing side effects
- The green agenda
- Useful resources
- Your questions answered
The webinar will be hosted via Google Meet. Your booking details will be shared with the training supplier, LR Respiratory, who will send out course information and joining link in advance of the session. The will provide you with the opportunity to test the link to ensure it is not blocked by firewalls and to download anything necessary. You will need a good internet connection and a microphone and webcam ideally.
Throughout the webinar you will be expected to contribute to discussion and will be able to contribute and ask questions using the ‘chat feature’.
This meeting is kindly supported by Chiesi UK Ltd. Chiesi did not initiate this meeting and have had no input into the content, programme or organisation of this educational meeting. At the start of the webinar, they will deliver a 10 minute promotional product presentation.
This course is for staff working within the Cornwall healthcare economy. We reserve the right to cancel any ineligible bookings. If you work outside Cornwall and are interested in this course, please email [email protected]
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