Respiratory Futures has just released the second episode in their new podcast series. You can listen to the podcast here:- https://www.respiratoryfutures.org.uk/debate
This episode looks at GP screening for obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA) and was created in partnership with the OSA Partnership Group. John Stradling, Emeritus Professor of Respiratory Medicine at Oxford University, and a member of the OSA Partnership Group is joined by Dr Ian Smith, Consultant Chest Physician and Director of Royal Papworth Hospital’s Respiratory Support and Sleep Centre, and Dr Robert Kaufman, a GP from the Binfield Practice in Berkshire who has a special interest in ENT. John, Ian and Robert explore how GP screening for OSA might be put into practice and describe the experiences of hospitals and GPs liaising to improve the diagnosis of OSA.