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Agenda

The 2019 Clinical Platform Roadshow agenda is based on feedback from past participants and primary care respiratory experts. Our 2019 events are full of insightful clinical sessions and interactive workshops.

View the list of our highly experienced speakers here.




08:30

Registration and coffee


09:00

Welcome and introduction


09:20

Session 1: Diagnosis – what are the symptoms telling me?

– Cough, breathlessness and red flags


10:30

Coffee


11:00

Session 2: Diagnosis – what if the tests don’t make sense?

– Spirometry, over- and under-diagnosis and disentangling asthma diagnostics


12:00

Hot Topics

Hot topic 1: And what about lung cancer …?
– What are the symptoms you expect and what are the ones you might see?

Hot topic 2: When should I prescribe antibiotics for a respiratory complaint?
– Guidance, diagnostics and the national picture


12:45

Lunch


13:30

Shared disease management

What can I do?
– SABA debate, ICS over-use and underuse, MART and LABA vs LAMA vs LTRA

What can the person with the long-term condition do?
– Lifestyle, tobacco dependence and personalised plans


15:30

Fact or fantasy?

– What do you think you know?


16:10

Summary and close




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