Know and understand the common causes and presentations of respiratory disease in the elderly including CAP, HAP, Aspiration pneumonia, Respiratory failure. COPD, Fibrotic lung disease, bronchiectasis, PE, Pleural effusions.
This learning outcome is a primary level outcome.
This learning outcome is taught in the following sessions:
This learning outcome is assessed in the following ways:
- MBBS Pt 4 (Yr 4)
This learning outcome maps to the following GMC theme:
- 8b: Explain the scientific bases for common disease presentations