Respiratory

A 3D CT scan of lungs affected by emphysema

Key learning points: GOLD COPD 2020 report

2020-03-20T10:03:00+00:00By Professor David Halpin

Professor David Halpin highlights key learnings for primary care from the updated GOLD strategy for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

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Coronavirus: what is the role of primary care?

2020-02-14T15:29:00+00:00By

Dr Toni Hazell summarises the recent guidance on how to identify possible cases of novel coronavirus and why suspected cases must be isolated immediately

Image of Streptococcus bacteria

Key learning points: NICE community-acquired pneumonia

2019-12-20T15:26:00+00:00By Dr Caroline Ward

Dr Caroline Ward highlights four key learning points from the 2019 NICE guideline on antimicrobial prescribing in community-acquired pneumonia

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What indicators can help to predict future risk of asthma attacks?

2019-11-14T14:04:00+00:00By Dr Sinan Eccles

Dr Sinan Eccles discusses the new recommendations from the 2019 BTS/SIGN asthma guideline, including updated advice about monitoring asthma

Healthcare professional helping demonstrate inhaler technique with a spacer

Key learning points: NICE chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)

2019-10-15T15:21:00+01:00

Dr Karen Sennett highlights key learning points for primary care from the updated NICE guideline on chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)

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Respimat® Soft Mist™ reusable inhaler: patient benefits and environmental impact

2020-03-09T09:22:00+00:00Commissioned by Boehringer Ingelheim Limited

This animation has been commissioned and funded by Boehringer Ingelheim Ltd and developed in partnership with Guidelines in Practice. Boehringer Ingelheim Ltd suggested the topic and the presenter, and carried out full medical approval on all materials to ensure compliance with regulations. The sponsorship fee included an honorarium for the ...