15% Discount for The Breathless Patient: When to Worry Seminar - Melbourne, 18 March 2017

15% Discount for The Breathless Patient: When to Worry Seminar - Melbourne, 18 March 2017

Regular price $300.00 Sale price $255.00

This seminar will centre on case studies developed for “Alan” – a 59 year old patient who presents with shortness of breath. The seminar explores differential diagnoses and management options of the most common pulmonary or cardiac aetiologies.

The causes of dyspnoea are varied – examine the cardiac and pulmonary causes of breathlessness, exploring differential diagnoses, with a focus on chronic heart failure, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), and asthma.

Interactive and practical sessions on diagnostic tools, including reading electrocardiographs, as well as spirometry, will provide tips for improving diagnosis and monitoring.

Program Overview:

  • Cardiac causes of dyspnoea
    • Differential diagnosis with a focus on chronic heart failure
    • Electrocardiographs and other diagnostic tools
  • Pulmonary causes of dyspnoea
    • Spirometry and other diagnostic tools
    • Differential diagnosis with a focus on COPD and asthma

If you PLAN to learn more about cardiovascular, respiratory or chronic conditions, then this RACGP (40 category 1 CPD points) and ACRRM (30 PRPD points) accredited seminar is for you!