Asthma: part one

This module will consider the prevalance of asthma, understand common asthma phenotypes and the diagnostic process.

In CPD

Welcome to the first module in our series on asthma. It is based on the CPPE focal point programme on Asthma, and is designed to give pharmacy technicians a better understanding of this area of practice.

Learning outcomes

After reading this module, you will:

  • Recognise the prevalence of asthma in the UK
  • Understand the common asthma phenotypes
  • Be aware of the diagnostic process.

 

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