Metered dose inhalers such as salbutamol contain hydrofluorocarbon propellants, powerful greenhouse gases that contribute to global warming. Read this microlearning to find out more about inhaler carbon footprint and environmentally friendly alternatives.
In this webinar (presented live on 30 November 2023) Dr David McNamara explores the importance of asthma diagnosis, management, disparities and inhaler technique. Dr Burrell then discusses the impact of inhaler propellants on the environment, and how we can minimise harm.
Recording coming soon.
Intended for all members of the healthcare team, this video explores improving asthma outcomes and achieving health equity by making effective connections with patients and whānau.
This video is a recording of the live webinar hosted by Mobile Health on 7 September 2022. Asthma NZ nurse educators Bekitemba Maseko and Ann Wheat highlight the importance of asthma action plans and provide practical advice resulting from real case scenarios.
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This editable PDF helps you to delve into the EPiC data, contemplate your prescribing, reflect on your current practice, and set goals and actions.
*New audit section*
An additional audit/CQI section allows you or your practice team to repeat the process, completing activities that may be used for Foundation Standard or the Cornerstone CQI or Equity modules.
Hospitalisation and death due to asthma are unacceptably high for Māori and Pacific peoples – and little has changed over the past 18 years. The 2020 Asthma and Respiratory Foundation NZ (ARFNZ) asthma guidelines include recommendations to improve care in Māori and Pacific peoples.
New guidelines were published in 2020, incorporating recent advances in the management of asthma and recognising inequities in asthma care experienced by Māori and Pacific peoples. This article discusses current recommendations from the Asthma & Respiratory Foundation NZ.
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