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Practical Resources and Guidance

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Time to review: 30 minutes

A guide commissioned to provide clarity on aspects of diagnosis, management and monitoring of asthma.

Time to review: 30 minutes
Type: Clinical resource or information, PCRU Clinical Area: Asthma Status: Current

This article by Darush Attar Zadeh features a succinct narrative on the myths and facts around asthma management.

Time to review: 30 minutes

The asthma slide rule helps to start a conversation with your patients and/or colleagues around how much salbutamol is acceptable before a review is necessary

Time to review: 15 minutes
Type: Clinical resource or information Clinical Area: Asthma Status: Current

The captain of your asthma care should be your regular preventer inhaler, not the co-pilot blue inhaler.

Time to review: 30 minutes
Type: Clinical resource or information Clinical Area: Asthma Status: Current

In this article first published in Primary Care Respiratory Update in 2016 as a poster for primary care and updated for asthma in November 2019 we discuss the building blocks of a good asthma review focusing on:-

Time to review: 30 minutes
Type: Clinical resource or information Clinical Area: Asthma Status: Current

In these three case studies, clinicians explain how practices can help their patients to reduce their over reliance on short-acting beta2 agonists (SABA)

Time to review: 1 hour
Type: Clinical resource or information Clinical Area: Asthma Status: Current

The playing cards on these slides and downloadable PDF playing cards are a way to trigger conversations with healthcare teams, and between pharmacists and patients regarding the use of/reliance on SABA inhalers. We invite you to use them to start a discussion!

Time to review: 30 minutes

In this article for Primary Care Respiratory Academy, Noel Baxter describes the nine good care processes developed by a multidisciplinary and integrated respiratory team in Lambeth and Southwark with a novel way to disseminate the measures and show improvement. Download the asthma review MS Excel template described in the article. Download the asthma value pyramid.

PCRS is grateful to Trudell Medical UK Limited for their support of the Asthma Right Care programme in 2022. The sponsor has had no input into the content.