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NICE: draft guidance on asthma

The long-awaited draft joint UK guideline on asthma consigns SABA-alone treatment to the dustbin of history, recommending a simpler approach to management to ensure all patients with asthma receive appropriate preventive therapy

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Going on the attack to eradicate asthma attacks forever

General practice nurses play an important role in asthma management and, with appropriate training, are in a key position to drive good quality care for people with asthma and to improve currently unacceptable outcomes

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Targets for glycaemic control in type 2 diabetes

On completion of this module, you will be aware of:

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Diagnosis of heart failure

Heart failure is the leading cause of hospitalisations in the over 65s and has a high prevalence in patients attending for regular review of long term illnesses such as diabetes, hypertension and chronic kidney disease (CKD). General practice nurses play a vital role in the management of patients with long term conditions, and are therefore in an ideal position to identify the early signs and symptoms of heart failure in patients that are most at risk of developing this condition.

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25 May 2024Vol 54 • Number 3

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