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Paediatric Health – Education Series (3 Topics in the series) Topic 1: Little Lungs National Asthma Council & Gippsland PHN

National Asthma Council along with Gippsland Primary Health Network invites general practice and health professionals to attend this CPD approved education activity.


Gippsland PHN, in partnership with the National Asthma Council of Australia is offering this 1 hour session focusing on managing asthma in the paediatric population.

The Australian Asthma Handbook details the latest guidelines for paediatric asthma from 0-12 months, 1-5 years, 6-11 years old. It provides up to date, evidence based asthma management information for treating these age groups in primary care.

Participants will learn how to:

  • Identify the steps involved in the diagnosis of paediatric asthma – referring to the Australian Asthma Handbook
  • Describe the management of asthma across the different ages in children
  • Summarise the important information to be included in a Written Asthma Action Plan
  • Define the steps in managing acute asthma in primary care

This education event has been approved for a 1 hour EA, CPD


RACGP Accreditation No. 408563        ACCRM Accreditation No. 31578