GPs, GP trainees
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: long term management
Work through interactive patient cases to update your knowledge of the role and relative value of drug and non-drug therapies in controlling symptoms and improving outcomes in COPD.
After completing this module, you should:
- Know that smoking cessation is a cost effective treatment for patients with COPD
- Understand the role of pulmonary rehabilitation in patients with COPD
- Know the indications for long term oxygen therapy in patients with COPD
- Understand the role and cost effectiveness of drug and non-drug therapies in patients with COPD.
Irem Patel, Grainne D’Ancona
Peer reviewed by:
|BMJ Learning||2 credits, 2:00 hours||BMJ Learning has assigned two hours of CPD/CME credit to this module.|
18 Jul 2012
24 Jul 2015