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Respiratory



Red flag refreshers: Breathlessness

Respiratory registrar Dr Katharine Elliott and respiratory consultant Dr Himender Makker discuss when breathlessness is a cause for concern

Ibuprofen being trialled as treatment to reduce Covid-19 respiratory failure

London-based researchers have begun a trial using ibuprofen as a treatment to reduce respiratory failure in Covid-19 patients.

Asthma UK admits its earlier shielding guidance ’caused confusion’

Guidance published by Asthma UK last month about criteria for shielding during the coronavirus (Coivd-19) outbreak 'caused confusion', the charity has said.

Dyspnoea: How to assess in a remote consultation – 23 March

A guide to assessing breathlessness during a remote appointment, by Professor Trisha Greenalgh