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RESPIRATORY CARE

Respiratory conditions including asthma, COPD, influenza, pneumonia, and lung cancer, plus symptom-based articles on key symptoms such as breathlessness, haemoptysis, sore throat and cough. All educational activities carry CPD credits that contribute towards GPs' and nurses' appraisal and revalidation requirements.

Respiratory learning plan 1External web site

This learning plan for GPs focuses on respiratory disorders. Learning plans provide key learning ...

Respiratory learning plan 2External web site

This learning plan aims to support education for GPs and nurses on respiratory topics. Bronchiectasis, ...

0.50 Credits
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Presentation Slides

MIMS Learning Live Respiratory, 2 March 2018 - SlidesExternal web site

Presentation slides from the MIMS Learning Live Respiratory, 2 March 2018 event in London.

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Red flags

Persistent cough - red flag symptomsExternal web site

Dr Pipin Singh covers the red flag symptoms that may indicate a more serious cause for persistent cough...

1.00 Credits
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Expert Perspective

COPD and interpretation of spirometry readingsExternal web site

Dr Philip Ind describes the characteristics of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and how...

1.00 Credits
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Syllabus

Guidance update: latest NICE guidelines on asthma diagnosis and managementExternal web site

Dr Toni Hazell discusses the latest guidance from NICE on asthma diagnosis, monitoring and chronic asthma...

0.50 Credits
Webcast

Guidelines for the effective management of asthma with inhaled corticosteroidsExternal web site

This video series provides an overview of key issues in asthma management, and highlights the latest...

Initiated, funded and reviewed by TEVA UK. Date of Preparation: November 2017; UK/QV/17/0003
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Syllabus

Guidance update: latest NICE guidelines on tuberculosisExternal web site

Dr Steve Holmes, Jane Scullion and Dr Gerrit Woltmann describe the latest NICE guidance on tuberculosis...

1.00 Credits
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Knowledge

Asthma in childrenExternal web site

Respiratory nurse Jane Scullion and GP Dr Steve Holmes outline common symptoms of paediatric asthma...

0.25 Credits
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Patient Case Study

Asthma exacerbation with heroin useExternal web site

Dr Matthew Johnson outlines the case of an asthma death associated with heroin use. Learning points...

1.00 Credits
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Syllabus

Guidance update: latest BTS/SIGN guidelines on asthmaExternal web site

Jane Scullion and Steve Holmes describe how to implement the latest BTS/SIGN guidance on asthma in primary...

1.00 Credits
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Syllabus

Guidance update: latest NICE guidelines on multimorbidityExternal web site

Professor David Haslam, Chair of NICE, explains how to implement the recommendations of the NICE guideline...

1.50 Credits
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Clinical Review

Nicotine addiction: clinical reviewExternal web site

Tobacco use remains the leading cause of preventable death and disease in England. Jennifer Percival...

0.50 Credits
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Knowledge

Management of chronic cough in childrenExternal web site

Dr Atul Gupta offers advice on managing chronic cough in children. Key learning points for GPs and nurses...

1.50 Credits
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Clinical Review

Bronchiectasis: clinical reviewExternal web site

This article, updated in 2016 by Dr Anthony De Soyza, advises on causes, investigations and managing...

1.50 Credits
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Clinical Review

Lung cancer: clinical reviewExternal web site

This article by Dr David Breen and Dr Vincent Brennan covers the diagnosis and management of lung cancer...

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Red flags

Night sweats - red flag symptomsExternal web site

This red flags article by Dr Pipin Singh provides an overview of the possible causes of night sweats...

1.00 Credits
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Knowledge

Pulse oximetry in primary careExternal web site

Dr Anita Sharma provides an overview of the use of pulse oximetry in general practice. Key learning...

0.50 Credits
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Red flags

Breathlessness - red flag symptomsExternal web site

Dr Tillmann Jacobi highlights the red flags that you should be aware of in patients presenting with...

1.50 Credits
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Clinical Review

Influenza: clinical reviewExternal web site

Dr Steve Holmes and respiratory nurse consultant Jane Scullion review the clinical features of influenza...

0.25 Credits
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Expert Perspective

Choking in adults and childrenExternal web site

Dr Anthony Handley provides a quick guide to recognition and management of choking in adults and children...

1.00 Credits
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Syllabus

Guidance update: NICE guidelines on bronchiolitis in childrenExternal web site

Dr Suneeta Kochhar describes how to implement the NICE guidance on bronchiolitis in primary care. The...

0.50 Credits
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Expert Perspective

Management of acute cough in childrenExternal web site

Dr Atul Gupta provides a practical guide to the common causes of childhood cough and management of symptoms...

0.25 Credits
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Knowledge

Tuberculosis: hot topic March 2016External web site

Respiratory nurse Jane Scullion and GP Dr Steve Holmes outline the key recommendations relevant to primary...

1.50 Credits
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Clinical Review

Cystic fibrosis: clinical reviewExternal web site

Dr Ranjan Suri discusses diagnosis and management of cystic fibrosis and potential complications including...

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Red flags

Pharyngitis - red flag symptomsExternal web site

Significant pathologies that need to be considered when patients present with sore throat is the subject...

0.25 Credits
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Clinical Interview

Respiratory care clinical Q&A November 2015External web site

Dr Steve Holmes, GP with an interest in respiratory care, describes his role and answers questions on...

1.50 Credits
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Clinical Review

Pneumonia: clinical reviewExternal web site

Dr Sinan Eccles and Dr Simon Barry review the assessment and management of pneumonia in primary care...

0.50 Credits
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Knowledge

Lung disease in patients with rheumatoid arthritisExternal web site

This article by Dr Clive Kelly examines the lung manifestations of rheumatoid arthritis. Key learning...

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Red flags

Haemoptysis - red flag symptomsExternal web site

This article by Dr Suneeta Kochhar, updated in September 2016, explores the red flag symptoms that may...

0.50 Credits
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Red flags

Respiratory tract infections - red flag symptomsExternal web site

Dr Pipin Singh provides an overview of red flag symptoms associated with respiratory tract infections...

1.50 Credits
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Clinical Review

COPD: clinical reviewExternal web site

This article by Dr Nicholas Hopkinson discusses aetiology and risk factors for COPD. Simple interventions...

1.50 Credits
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Clinical Review

Non-small cell lung cancer: clinical reviewExternal web site

This article, updated in September 2016 by Dr Nadia Yousaf, discusses the diagnosis and management of...

1.50 Credits
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Clinical Review

Paediatric pertussis: clinical reviewExternal web site

In this article, updated in 2016, Dr Scott Hackett covers the management of pertussis (whooping cough)...

1.50 Credits
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Clinical Review

Pulmonary tuberculosis: clinical reviewExternal web site

This article, updated in 2016 by Dr Murugesan Raja, covers the aetiology and presenting features of...

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