Date of prep: December 2020
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‘Why asthma still kills, the National Review of Asthma Deaths’ (NRAD) was the first national investigation of asthma deaths in the UK and the largest study worldwide and was conducted in 2014. The primary aim was to understand the circumstances surrounding asthma deaths in order to identify avoidable factors and make recommendations to improve care and reduce the number of deaths.
Dr Mark Levy was the National NRAD Clinical Lead and one of the lead authors of the NRAD document. We are delighted to welcome Mark to discuss how far we have progressed since the publication of NRAD in 2014 and particularly how he feels pharmacists working in primary care and community pharmacy can contribute to the reduction in preventable asthma deaths.
During this webinar he covered the following learning objectives:
Pharmacy in Practice is a UK pharmacy publication with its roots in Scotland.