Understand the factors that preceded the death of a youngster who suffered from asthma.

Understand why it remains important to conduct a thorough post asthma exacerbation review and how to conduct the review.

Understand some of the approaches to assessing the severity of asthma.

Understand the importance of inhaler technique, asthma control and written asthma plans in the context of reducing asthma deaths.

Understand what the headline findings in the National Review of Asthma deaths (NRAD) in 2014 were.

Understand the evidence base supporting the use of low dose inhaled corticosteroid in asthma.