Spirometry Workshop

This basic spirometry workshop is an introduction to spirometry, or can be for those already performing spirometry who may wish to update and refresh their skills.

Suitable for: GPs and practice nurses.

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AIM

To provide the theoretical knowledge behind spirometry, as well as an interactive spirometry session where you will be able to perform spirometry under the guidance of an accredited spirometry trainer.

OBJECTIVES

  • Brief overview of spirometry and why it’s important.
  • Identify types of spirometry required.
  • Discuss contraindications.
  • Discuss reversibility testing.
  • Discuss accurate interpretation of spirometry.
  • Outline tips for reporting spirometry results correctly.
  • Common errors in spirometry.

At the end of the course delegates should be able to:

  • Understand what spirometry involves and how it is important in diagnosing and managing respiratory disorders.
  • Perform spirometry and to ensure the results are accurate.
  • Interpret spirometry results correctly.
  • Know the common causes for both restrictive and obstructive patterns.
  • Know when to refer your patient to secondary care.
  • Be able to identify poor patient technique.
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14

Oct

Spirometry Workshop

Belfast

£90.00

Wednesday, 14 October 2020

01:30 PM - 04:30 PM (3 hours)

  • £90.00 incl. VAT

Wed 14 Oct 2020

01:30 PM - 04:30 PM (3 hours)

This basic spirometry workshop is an introduction to spirometry, or can be for those already performing spirometry who may wish to update and refresh their skills. Suitable for: GPs and practice nurses.

Register your interest via info@kingsbridgetrainingacademy.com

Cost

£90.00

Time

1.30pm – 4.30pm

Accredited by

3 CPD Hours