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This masterclass is commissioned by Health Education England as part of its continuing workforce development (CWD) portfolio.

To apply please make a note of the module start month, click on book now and choose the application for the correct starting month. Once your application is complete we will contact you in order to confirm whether or not you have been allocated a place.

In order to assist you in completing your application we have attached guidance notes. Please refer to these while completing your application. The deadline for you to submit an application for this module is 10 working days prior to the start date shown below.

**PLEASE NOTE – the Continuous Workforce Development (CWD) policy we have with Health Education England and the NHS Trusts states that you must have authorisation from your CWD Lead before applying for the module. A list of CWD Leads can be found here.  

BEFORE YOU CLICK “Book Now” to apply - please ensure you have confirmed your authorisation to attend the module with your CWD Lead as you will be asked to enter their name and email address as a reference on your application.

If you do not provide details of your CWD Lead with your application this will delay the progress of your application and your place on the module may be at risk. Instructions on how to add the details of your CWD as a reference are found within the guidance notes below **

GUIDANCE NOTES

 

 

If you have any questions or queries about this module please contact us via email at NSBackOffice@northumbria.ac.uk or call (0191) 4060901.

Designed for those who work with patients suffering from respiratory disease, this CPD Masterclass will give you the opportunity to explore a wide range of respiratory disorders and examine contemporary evidence on the management of these disorders.

This respiratory masterclass will teach you the Bates’ model of history taking and physical examination skills required for assessing the respiratory system.  Utilisation of the SOAP note format, S=subjective (history taking) using Medical Models; O=Objective (physical examination), A=assessment, P=planning will form the basis of the day.

Content Overview

  • Anatomy, physiology and related pathophysiology of the respiratory system

  • History taking for respiratory complaints

  • Use of medical models

  • Use of consultation models

  • Clinical Skills/Physical Examination of the respiratory system

  • Clinical reasoning

  • Contemporary evidence based decision making, interventions and treatment options

  • Use of contemporary clinical guidelines -  NICE, BTS, RCP, NEWs.

Teaching Date:

Wednesday 10th February 2021

Course Information

Award Type Masterclass

Mode of Study
Intensive Short Course

Location
Coach Lane Campus

Start Wednesday 10th February 2021

Sector
Health, Sport and Social Care

A masterclass for registered healthcare practitioners who work with patients suffering from respiratory disorders to develop an increased understanding of their treatment needs.

 

Applicants must be registered healthcare professionals.

Content Overview

  • Anatomy and physiology of the respiratory system
  • Respiratory assessment
  • Lung investigations
  • Blood gas analysis
  • Pathophysiology of various common respiratory conditions and contemporary management
  • Non-invasive respiratory support including CPAP and BIPAP
  • Contemporary treatment options
  • Transplant Assessment
  • Smoking Cessation/health promotion

If you have any questions or queries about this module please contact us via email at NSBackOffice@northumbria.ac.uk or call (0191) 4060901.

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