Respiratory medicine

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About the course

BMJ Learning offers a wide range of evidence-based learning modules on a variety of clinical specialties, covering the topics you face daily. These interactive modules will enable you stay up-to-date while training and testing your skills.

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After completing this course of modules, you should be able to:

  • Assess patients presenting with a chronic cough
  • Feel confident in managing patients with chronic and common respiratory disorders such as asthma and COPD
  • Manage respiratory emergencies such as acute asthma, pneumonia and spontaneous pneumothorax
  • Understand when and how to carry out pleural aspiration and spirometry
  • Avoid missing a diagnosis of bronchiectasis.


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