Respiratory Distress Management

Respiratory Distress Management

by Carlo Raj, MD, Sharon Bord, MD
Severe cases of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) and its complications are characterized by respiratory distress. In this course, you will be instructed on how to assess patients with respiratory distress in the emergency department setting and the proper steps of management. In addition, you will be provided with an overview of the various modes of medical ventilation.

Course Details

  • Videos 11
  • Duration 0:57 h
  • Quiz questions 28
  • Articles 4


Your Educators of course Respiratory Distress Management

 Carlo Raj, MD

Carlo Raj, MD

You probably know MD Edward Goljan and his Rapid Review Pathology Series. But do you know the "new" Goljan? His name is Carlo Raj and he is currently following his mentor's footsteps by presenting you pathology as you have never experienced before.

Carlo Raj has earned his MD at the Medical University of the Americas (MUA) and continued his medical career as international lecturer and author—both assisting MD Edward Goljan and later on his own. Today he is CEO of Indus Intellect, whose goal it is to spread medical knowledge across the globe.

 Sharon Bord, MD

Sharon Bord, MD

As an assistant professor in the Department of Emergency Medicine at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Sharon Bord, M.D. knows how to teach important skills to students. She is a member of the Committee of Emergency Medicine Residency Directors and Clerkship Directors in Emergency Medicine and on the editorial board for a board review question book.

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By Jack B. on 25. February 2020 for Modes of Ventilation: Auto-PEEP

great lecturer but some lectures present information that is literally incomprehensible

Need more details about medications
By Rodrigo C. on 27. October 2019 for Respiratory Distress: Management

Very good, but could have more details in the medications used to treat the most common respiratories distress causes. Like budesonide and ipratropium in an asthmatic crisis.

very good
By Lucas C. on 06. February 2019 for Respiratory Distress: ABC Assessment and Diagnosis

it is a very good lecture! I recommend!!!! ha ha ha ha ha ha ha ha ha

Very clear and concise.
By Alex M. on 03. September 2018 for Respiratory Distress: Examination

Very clear and concise. Presenter took time to explain positional importance of the patient.