Asthma expert perspectives
Effectiveness by Design: molecules engineered for efficacy and safety
Dr Peter Daley-Yates (Director of Clinical Pharmacology and Experimental Medicine, GSK) presents new data about the therapeutic index of fluticasone furoate. We also hear thoughts from Professor Tim Harrison and Professor Dominick Shaw (both Professors of Respiratory Medicine, Nottingham City Hospital) about what the new findings mean for everyday asthma management.
Fluticasone Furoate is not licensed as an ICS monotherapy in Asthma
Solving the Asthma Paradox Summary: Treatments advance yet challenges in asthma management remain
Dr Dave Leather and Respiratory Specialist Nurse, Laura Rush summarise the unmet need in asthma; barriers to gaining control; how we can address treatment gaps and choosing the most effective asthma treatment.
Salford Lung Study in Asthma: summary on the study design and results by Dr Dave Leather
Dr Dave Leather provides a concise summary of the study design and results of the Salford Lung Study in Asthma. Understand how Relvar Ellipta could benefit the patients you see everyday.
The videos feature GSK Global Medical Experts and address key topics of interest in the management of asthma.
BTS/SIGN: The key changes to the 2019 Guideline on asthma management
Dr Dave Leather and Dr Raj Sharma, GSK detail the key changes to the guidance, while looking at the interventions no longer routinely recommended in primary care and how the publication could alter your approach to everyday asthma management.
In everyday clinical practice
Dr Sue Collier (National Physician Lead, GSK) looks at how evidence from the Salford Lung Study (SLS) could impact asthma treatment. We then hear from our external experts Dr Will Carroll (Clinical Lead, Respiratory Paediatrics, University Hospital, Midlands) and Prof Warren Lenney (Global Medical Expert, GSK) in a discussion on the management of adolescent patients and management strategies for this hard to treat group of patients.
This video is an animated portrayal of the interaction between a doctor and a patient who has asthma, and highlights the importance of asking appropriate questions to make the most out of a consultation.
Dr Neil Martin, Medical Expert Lead at GSK highlights the importance of good asthma management by discussing National Review of Asthma Deaths (NRAD) and the Asthma UK prescribing report.