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INTM5004: Basic Respiratory Medicine

The Basic Respiratory medicine syllabus covers the requirements of trainee physician practice. The content is focussed on diagnosis and investigation of common respiratory conditions and the essentials of management of these conditions. The module learning materials are linked to a library of clinical cases representing common and important respiratory conditions.

Code INTM5004
Academic unit Internal Medicine
Credit points 3

At the completion of this unit, you should be able to:

  • LO1. recognise common patterns of presentation of respiratory diseases
  • LO2. understand the physiology behind respiratory illness
  • LO3. diagnose and investigate patients presenting with these conditions
  • LO4. initiate management of patients presenting with these conditions
  • LO5. discuss patients with respiratory illness with colleagues.

Unit outlines

Unit outlines will be available 1 week before the first day of teaching for the relevant session.