The purpose of a post asthma attack review and how this differs from a routine asthma review

12th September 2017

Paul faceIn the latest REAL case study, a follow up to an earlier case study on Paul, 15-year-old Paul had an asthma attack last Thursday, it is now Monday and he is attending for his post asthma attack review.
After completing this case study you will be able to:
  • discuss the importance of the post asthma attack review
  • determine how a post asthma attack review should be carried out
  • consider the role of the post asthma attack review in maintaining patient safety.
What will you do next? Test your skills with this practical case study.

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