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CPD1783 Community Respiratory Care Including Covid Rehabilitation


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Community Respiratory Care including covid rehabilitation- for chartered physiotherapists


4th & 5th November 2022

  • Important Note: 20% discount for UCC clinical educators €256.00 Please contact for details of applicable discount


Day 1- Breathless conditions: COPD, fibrosis, Covid-19, identifying problems from case studies. Assessment, pathology, physiology and video. Physiology update, medical management, oxygen, nutrition and drug therapy, multidisciplinary management, pulmonary rehabilitation.


Day 2- Physiotherapy management of the breathless patient - handling, positioning, breathing re-education, exercise training, inspiratory muscle training, stress management and energy conservation. Case study, physiotherapy for sputum retention: humidification quiz, manual techniques, active cycle of breathing, devices, cough facilitation and suppression. Solving problems from case studies.