Pediatric Pulmonology
Pediatric Pulmonology

Pediatric Pulmonology

by Brian Alverson, MD

In this course, Dr. Brian Alverson will guide you through a comprehensive review of the main pulmonary disorders in children. He will cover the major inherited and congenital lung problems in children, as well as review the causes of pulmonary disease acquired later in childhood.

Among other conditions, this course will cover the following topics:

  • Pediatric asthma
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Cystic fibrosis
  • Lung conditions of the premature infant
  • Congenital malformations of the respiratory system

The course assists your long term mastery and exam performance with quiz questions which feed a spaced retrieval algorithm. High-yield clinical pearls and mnemonics further support the learning process


Course Details

  • Videos 19
  • Duration 1:50 h
  • Quiz questions 56
  • Articles 6


Your Educators of course Pediatric Pulmonology

 Brian Alverson, MD

Brian Alverson, MD

Brian Alverson, MD is the Director for the Division of Pediatric Hospital Medicine at Hasbro Children's Hospital and Associate Professor of Pediatrics at Brown University in Providence, RI. He has been active in pediatric education and research for 15 years.He has won over 25 teaching awards at two Ivy League Medical Schools. He is an author of the book "Step Up to Pediatrics" and over 40 peer reviewed articles. Dr. Alverson has extensive experience in preparing students for the USMLE exams and has test writing experience as well.

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Excellent course, I highly recommend it
By Jean-François E. on 31. May 2021 for Pediatric Pulmonology

Dr. Alverson is an outstanding, clear, knowledgeable and funny teacher. His clinical experience enhances his course's content. I am currently a resident physician, still his teaching helps me improve my clinical approach to pediatric patients.

Lecture is great
By Irfan A. on 06. April 2021 for Pediatric Pulmonology


Good lecture
By Jalil Z. on 05. January 2021 for Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency

Short but to the point. Good summary, easy to remember. Thanks!

Excellent lecture
By Jalil Z. on 05. January 2021 for Ciliary Dyskinesia

Excellent lecture, as usual! Thank you very much! Easy to remember