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CME webinar - 'Bringing Spirometry Interpretation to Life: real world cases' (8pm start)

Category: clinical

25 June, 2018

Dr Jo Szram will present a CME webinar (equivalent to 1 CPD point), hosted by Webinars for GPs, entitled ‘Bringing Spirometry Interpretation to Life: real world cases' (at 8pm; log-in from 7.45pm recommended). 

Registration:  Register in advance for this webinar via https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_o09HXtZGTi-wzzWw1EkmKg.  After registering, you will receive a confirmation e-mail containing information about joining the webinar.

Webinar description:  The webinar will use real-life clinical cases to demonstrate:

  • how to interpret spirometry traces within a clinical context
  • the importance of considering pre-test probability and disease prevalence in diagnosis
  • the value of past results and relevance of “normal” values

By the end of the webinar, attendees will be able to:

  • describe the relevance of obstructive and restrictive defects in spirometry
  • explain how to think through a case and the integration of spirometry
  • interpret spirometry results (numeric and pictorial) as one-off and over time