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Asthma Dashboard Kent Surrey Sussex



Do you agree with the new BTS home oxygen guidance that the 1st sampling for LTOT assessment should be a true arterial stab?

1. Yes: the inconvenience for the patient is outweighed by the fact that this will reduce prescribing home oxygen to a group of people who don’t meet the LTOT guidelines
37% (3 votes)
2. No: The CBG technique is much more patient friendly and the results obtained by capillary sampling are close enough not to make a material difference in a real life setting.
63% (5 votes)

Asthma Dashboard Kent Surrey Sussex

Updated to Quarter 1 2015-16

Asthma Dashboard Q1 2015-16

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Commentary by Dr Jo Congleton