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Respiratory Programme

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Patient Safety


All patients should undergo a thorough risk assessment prior to home oxygen being prescribed and installed. The HOSAR Risk Assessment document is an example of a risk assessment and details some of risks that should be considered. A specific risk to consider is whether the patient / their family members are smokers.

pdfBTS Guidelines for Home Oxygen Use in Adults