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Paediatric asthma in 2020
Jun 4

Paediatric asthma in 2020

Date & Time
4 June 2020 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

NSW Rural Doctors Network (RDN) and the National Asthma Council Australia invites you to attend a free asthma webinar series.

The third session in the series focuses on managing asthma in the paediatric population by looking at the latest guidelines for 0-12 months, 1-5 years and 6-11 years in the Australian Asthma Handbook. The session will also include tips on telehealth appointments and the latest on asthma and COVID-19.

Topics covered: paediatric asthma pathology, triggers and diagnosis, management and medications, asthma action plans, management of acute paediatric asthma in primary care, telehealth and asthma and COVID-19 guidelines

Learning objectives:

  • Define the pathophysiology of paediatric asthma
  • Identify the steps involved in the diagnosis of Paediatric asthma, referring to the Australian Asthma Handbook
  • Describe the classification and management of asthma across the different ages in children
  • Summarise the important information to be included in a Written Asthma Action Plan
  • Define the steps in managing acute asthma in primary care

This session in the webinar series will be available in a digital venue on Rural Health Pro until 2 July.



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