7 new things for GPs to know about asthma

THE Australian Asthma Handbook (AAH) has been given an update. Here are the key points:

  • It offers new advice on when and for how long to use new asthma and COPD drugs, including add-on options such as mepolizumab, omalizumab and tiotropium
  • Inhaler technique advice has been updated and there’s a new table showing which spacers require priming
  • People with asthma are advised&nbsp