Getting the diagnosis right,
effective assessing patients and initiating the key interventions and
medications to achieve both the short term and long-term goals of COPD
management. Assessing and managing acute exacerbation of COPD.
To explore history taking, examination and
investigations for confirmation of a diagnosis of COPD and exclusion of a
To utilise the tools and investigations to
assess a patient with a diagnosis of COPD and discuss the guidelines, key
interventions and resources.
To examine choices for pharmacological treatment
and inhaler devices
To review the management of exacerbations of
COPD and identify strategies to reduce risk of further flare ups.
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Plymouth Science Park
Unit 1, 5 Research Way,
Turn off from the main Derriford Road and turn left into the Main Car Park which is the second turning on the left.
If you let us have your registration number prior to arriving you can just park in the Visitors car park we can register this for you on the system. Or you can also request a parking permit from us to print out and put in your car. You can then just park and make your way down to our building as indicated which is the first building on the left just off the roundabout. If you have not sent in your registration prior to arriving then come to our reception and we will give you a parking permit to put in your car.
When you get to the front door of our building please press 1 then the bell sign and we will buzz you in. Go through the doors to the left of the lift then take the next corridor on your right and go to the reception desk to sign in.