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Masterclass: The cardio-pulmonary patient – diagnostic, treatment and prevention challenges

3 July 2024
Available for 1 CPD point(s)

Masterclass

Join us for this masterclass with Jennifer Quint and Paul Kalra as they discuss the diagnostic and treatment challenges that might be encountered when dealing with patients with cardio-pulmonary disease.
Speakers

Professor Jennifer Quint Professor of Respiratory Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Imperial College London
Professor Paul Kalra Professor of Cardiology, Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust, UK

Learning objectives

  • Understand the epidemiology and diagnosis of patients with cardiopulmonary disease
  • Recognise the common presentations and treatments for cardiopulmonary disease
  • Explore foundational treatments for heart failure and respiratory diseases

Learning module instructions

This BJC TV learning module has a recommended award of 1 CPD credit for completion (1 hour of learning). Completion requires a score of at least 75%. If less time is spent learning, then you should claim a reduced credit value. After you have successfully completed the test, you will be able to download your certificate.

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