Asthma: part three

Part three of this asthma CPPE module looks at first-line maintenance and MART therapy, as well as combination inhalers.

In CPD

Welcome to the third module in our series looking at Asthma. It is based on the Centre for Pharmacy Postgraduate Education (CPPE)’s focal point programme on Asthma, and is designed to give pharmacy technicians an overview and better understanding of this area of practice.

Learning objectives

After reading this module you will:

  • Be aware of the first-line maintenance therapy for asthma
  • Recognise when combination inhalers are necessary
  • Understand MART therapy and its guidelines.

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