Respiratory Medicine: Introduction
Respiratory Medicine: Introduction

Respiratory Medicine: Introduction

by Jeremy Brown, PhD

Become an expert in Respiratory Medicine in no time!

This is a comprehensive course in respiratory medicine presented by an experienced respiratory clinician with an extensive background in medical education. The content will inform you on how the clinician assesses a patient with suspected respiratory disease, and provides an overview of the presentation, diagnosis and management of the common and less common respiratory diseases.

The course is suitable for all medical students, allied health professionals and junior doctors working in respiratory medicine, and other professionals working in biomedical fields who need an understanding of lung disease.

You will be introduced to a framework describing the different types of lung disease and their potential effects on the patient. You will also learn how the clinician can recognise the patient presenting with common or less common respiratory diseases and how the clinician uses investigations to confirm the diagnosis of suspected respiratory diseases, as well as the key issues for their management.
This course contains the following:

  • Lung Anatomy
  • Lung Physiology
  • Overview of Lung Diseases
  • URTI, Bronchitis and Pneumonia
  • Vascular Diseases

Course Details

  • Videos 123
  • Duration 10:44 h
  • Quiz questions 505
  • Articles 37


Your Educators of course Respiratory Medicine: Introduction

 Jeremy Brown, PhD

Jeremy Brown, PhD

Professor Jeremy Brown is a clinician scientist with an interest in respiratory infection. He studied medicine in London, graduating with honors, and continued his postgraduate medical training in a variety of London hospitals.
He completed his PhD in molecular microbiology in 1999 and obtained a prestigious Welcome Advanced Research Fellowship for further scientific training at the University of Adelaide. His research is mainly focused on respiratory complications of haematological disease and stem cell transplantation.
His educational and scientific experience enables him to teach students and professionals about respiratory medicine.

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Good overview
By Hunkyo C. on 10. January 2019 for Diagnosis: Chest X-ray and Ct Scan – Lung Disease

Good overview of the different scans used to examine lungs and specific uses for each.

a great way in delivery the idea
By Salah M. on 05. January 2019 for Respiratory Tract Infections: Introduction

Clear points and much easier while they are summing up the mail idea of the lecture

Monotonous delivery of the lecture
By Bettina R. on 06. October 2018 for Sarcoidosis

Content good but delivery too fast and monotonous, with little or no emphasis on the really essential parts. Overall result is a boring lecture unfortunately.

Very helpful
By Farhanah A. on 15. September 2018 for Adult Respiratory Distress Disorders

It is very a good job as he able to simplify difficult concepts. I really love the way he explains each points. Thank you so much.

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