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Spirometry training

Posted Tuesday 19 October 2021 | Northern Queensland Primary Health Network (NQPHN)

This Spirometry training course provides comprehensive training in the application, measurement, and interpretation of expiratory spirometry in general practice. This six-hour interactive workshop includes a practical, hands-on component to allow participants to apply their new knowledge in a practical setting.

Learning outcomes:

  • increase knowledge and awareness of the role of spirometry in primary care
  • develop practical skills to recognise and perform high quality spirometry
  • understand interpretation and clinical implications of spirometry results, including differential diagnosis 
  • increase knowledge and awareness of the importance of spirometer quality assurance and its implementation
  • learn strategies to incorporate spirometry testing systematically into routine clinical practice
  • increase confidence in performing, understanding, and implementing spirometry.
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