Upper Respiratory Infections
Upper Respiratory Infections

Upper Respiratory Infections

by John Fisher, MD

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Acute pharyngitis, evoked by multiple infectious and non-infectious causes, is characterized by the triad of fever, sore throat and pharyngeal inflammation. In this course you will get to know high-yield information about this very common condition and other important upper respiratory tract infections.

John Fisher, an awarded expert in his field, will explain the following:

  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Group A Streptococcus
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Otitis Media
  • Influenza A

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Course Details

  • Videos 17
  • Duration 1:45 h
  • Quiz questions 69
  • Articles 3


Your Educators of course Upper Respiratory Infections

 John Fisher, MD

John Fisher, MD

Dr. Fisher is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in both Medicine and Infectious Diseases. In his 30 years on the faculty of the Medical College of Georgia he has received 58 teaching awards. He has been recognized regionally by the American College of Physicians for his educational skills with the Annual J. Willis Hurst Teaching Award and nationally by the Infectious Diseases Society of America's Clinical Teacher Award. In April of 2015 he received the Jane F. Deforges Excellence in Medical Education Award at the national meetings of the American College of Physicians in Boston, MA. In light of his receiving this prestigious award, he was advanced from Fellow to Master of the American College of Physicians (MACP). Dr. Fisher is also the author of 61 original publications in refereed journals and 44 book chapters.

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A clear study with good concept
By Dvsvb R. on 27. November 2017 for Acute Otitis Media (Middle Ear Infection): Etiology

Good lecture on inflamation of mucosa over middle ear cleft

Clear and relevant
By Jean-François E. on 24. October 2017 for Upper Respiratory Infections

Key elements were clearly identified. He kept it simple while giving most of the pertinent information a physician should know about.

Amazing lecture!
By julia p. on 26. August 2017 for Group A Streptococcus (GAS): Diagnosis

very nice explanation and helpful information, thank you for the knowledge shared here

Straight Forward & Clear
By Anthony M. on 23. August 2017 for Group A Streptococcus (GAS): Diagnosis

This guy is very straight forward and clear. Very Helpful.

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