Respiratory Emergencies
Respiratory Emergencies

Respiratory Emergencies

by Sharon Bord, MD

Learn the basics and more in this Common Respiratory Emergencies course!

This course will provide you with a framework which enables you to think critically about patients who present to the Emergency Department with shortness of breath. You will learn which critical actions and initial diagnostic evaluations should be carried out, before moving on to more in-depth knowledge of specific causes of respiratory distress in the ER.

You will also get to know more about the symptoms and management of acute pulmonary edema and decompensated heart failure. More common respiratory emergencies which present to the ER, such as pulmonary embolism and asthma or COPD are also part of this online course.

Course Details

  • Videos 24
  • Duration 1:53 h
  • Quiz questions 58
  • Concept Pages 12


Your Educators of course Respiratory Emergencies

 Sharon Bord, MD

Sharon Bord, MD

Dr. Sharon Bord is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Emergency Medicine at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Maryland, USA.
She obtained her MD at the George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences in 2004 and then completed residency training at Boston Medical Center.
She has a focus on both undergraduate and graduate medical education, and is a member of the Teaching College, a group of faculty members in the Department of Emergency Medicine dedicated to educational endeavors for residents and medical students.
Within Lecturio, Dr. Bord teaches courses on Emergency Medicine.

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By Maye W. on 28. April 2022 for PERC Rule and Calculating Risk

the lecture covered and simplified a concept I didn't understand in class

By Ursula T. on 24. April 2022 for Respiratory Emergencies

I am An italian medical officer and I have just started studying old topics in order to refresh!I highly recommend these lectures of valuable contentbecaise they can help you handling respiratory emergencies by a correct comprehensive and efficient approach!

By bijou m. on 13. February 2022 for Respiratory Emergencies

The lecture is well summarized, and addresses the most conditions encountered in the hospital setting

thank you lecturio
By Wakil Ahmad K. on 30. December 2020 for Respiratory Emergencies

I love your lectures , it has helped me so much in my qurantine days. ?t has saved my time and helped me in my clinical knowledge.