This 2 hour stand alone webinar is aimed at healthcare professionals that have already completed training in spirometry and are performing it in clinical practice and require an update.
This webinar will cover:
- The indications and contraindications of spirometry
- Infection control
- Preparing the equipment
- Patient preparation
- Performing spirometry in line with ARTP standards- getting a good result
- Technical acceptability and reproducibility
- Spirometry demonstration
- Reversibility testing
- Recognising errors in spirometry
- Introduction to the measurements obtained from spirometry
- The National register
Spirometry will be discussed in line with the current ARTP guidance with reference to the Covid-19 pandemic.
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. They 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 will be supported by Chiesi UK Ltd. Chiesi not initiate this meeting and will have 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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