Public Health England, in partnership with the Department of Health and NHS England, are running a campaign in the East of England to raise awareness of breathlessness as a symptom of conditions such as COPD, lung cancer and heart disease – and to encourage people who get out of breath doing everyday activities to go to their GP.
• What GPs need to know about the new campaign
• What NHS Trusts need to know about the new campaign
• What pharmacy teams need to know about the new campaign
EoE RSCN Breathlessness Algorithm
This is a basic guide to the assessment of adults
presenting with breathlessness for ≥ 4 weeks