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Asthma UK and PCRS warn on GP Training



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 UK and PCRS warn on GP Training

Asthma UK and the Primary Care Respiratory Society have warned about the lack of GP training in a survey they issued for World Asthma Day on May 3
Asthma UK and the Primary Care Respiratory Society have warned about the lack of GP training in a survey they issued for World Asthma Day on May 3 (less...)
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