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Resource Classification Time to Review
PCRS Pragmatic Guidance for crisis management of asthma and COPD during the UK COVID-19 epidemic Type: Resource
Clinical Area: Asthma, COPD, COVID-19
Status: Current
Triggers for referral for poorly controlled and severe asthma Type: Resource
Clinical Area: Asthma
Status: Current
PCRU Issue 18: Autumn 2019
FeNO testing for asthma diagnosis Type: Resource
Clinical Area: Asthma
Status: Current
PCRU Issue 18: Autumn 2019
PCRS Consensus guide to managing COPD Type: Resource
Clinical Area: COPD, Winter Wrapped
Status: Current
PCRU Issue 17: Spring 2019
Tobacco Dependency Pragmatic Guide Type: Resource
Clinical Area: Tobacco smoking and nicotine
Status: Current
Population focused respiratory service framework Type: Resource
Clinical Area: Asthma, COPD
Status: Current
Asthma Guidelines in Practice Type: Resource
Clinical Area: Asthma, Winter Wrapped
Status: Current
PCRU Issue 20: Summer 2020
Position statement on Frailty Type: Resource
Clinical Area: Asthma, COPD, COVID-19, Infection, Other
Status: Current
PCRU Issue 21: Summer 2021
Frailty and respiratory disease in primary care Type: News
Clinical Area: Other
Status: Current
PCRS Position Statement Frailty and respiratory disease in primary care Type: Resource
Clinical Area: Other
Status: Current
Point-of-care testing of C-reactive protein (CRP) for acute assessment in COPD Type: Resource
Clinical Area: COPD, Infection, Respiratory tests and investigations
Status: Current
PCRS Guidance on making safe and clinically appropriate changes to inhalers Type: Resource
Clinical Area: Greener Healthcare, Inhaler devices
Status: Current
Top Tips: Making the case for greener respiratory healthcare and influencing upwards Type: Resource
Clinical Area: Greener Healthcare
Status: Current
PCRS Position Statement Spirometry Type: Resource
Clinical Area: COVID-19, Respiratory tests and investigations
Status: Current
PCRS calls for comments on white paper - Achieving Greener Respiratory Healthcare Type: News
Clinical Area: Other
Status: Current
Emergency MDI and spacer packs for asthma and COPD Type: Resource
Clinical Area: Asthma, COPD, Inhaler devices
Status: Current
Diagnostic work up of the patient presenting with respiratory symptoms during the COVID-19 pandemic Type: Resource
Clinical Area: COVID-19
Status: Current
PCRS issue pragmatic guidance for crisis management of asthma and COPD during the UK Covid-19 epidemic Type: News
Clinical Area: Asthma, COPD, COVID-19
Status: Current
Environmental Issues PCRS Position Statement Type: Resource
Clinical Area: Asthma, COPD
Status: Current
PCRS Diagnostic Service Specification Type: Resource
Clinical Area: Allergy, Asthma, COPD, Respiratory tests and investigations
Status: Current
Screening for lung cancer Type: Resource
Clinical Area: Other
Status: Current
Ten Top tips for improving respiratory services Type: News
Clinical Area: Other
Status: Current
BTS/SIGN British Asthma Guideline update July 2019 Type: Resource
Clinical Area: Asthma
Status: Current
Role of e-cigarettes in treating tobacco dependencey Type: Resource
Clinical Area: Tobacco smoking and nicotine
Status: Current
QOF changes 2019-2021 Type: Resource
Clinical Area: Other
Status: Current