• EL2

20 minutes

GPs,GP trainees,Nurses....

Quick tips: inhaler technique

Watch a video demonstration of how to teach and check inhaler technique with your patients. Covers metered dose inhalers (MDIs), MDIs plus spacers, dry powder inhalers (DPIs) and soft mist inhalers.

Learning outcomes

After completing this module, you will know:

  • How patients should use metered dose inhalers (MDIs), and MDIs plus spacers
  • How patients should use dry powder inhalers (DPIs)
  • How patients should use soft mist inhalers
  • Ways of interacting with patients when teaching and checking inhaler technique.


Grainne d’Ancona

Peer reviewed by:

 Daniel Menzies, Raj K Rajakulasingam

Last updated

06 Dec 2018

Release date

05 Dec 2018


Accreditor credit Accreditation statement
BMJ Learning 0:20 hours BMJ Learning has assigned 20 minutes of credit to this module
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