Respiratory

Differential diagnosis for back pain (chronic)

Non-invasive ventilation (NIV)

Non-invasive ventilation (NIV) Intensive care and NIV exam revision for medical student finals, PLAB exams and MRCP PACES Non-invasive ventilation is broadl...

Shortness of Breath – History

Shortness of breath - History Free medical revision on history taking skills for medical student exams, finals, OSCEs and MRCP PACES   Introduction (W...

Categories of lung disease

What are the categories of lung disease?   Obstructive Disease caused by obstruction of airways AsthmaChronicObstructive Pulmonary disease R...

Starting non-invasive ventilation

Starting non-invasive ventilation (CPAP and BiPAP) How and when to start BiPAP and CPAP Non-invasive ventilation (NIV) refers to CPAP and BiPAP. This page exp...

Respiratory Examination

Respiratory Examination Respiratory examination  and questions for medical student exams, finals, OSCEs and MRCP PACES   Intro (WIIPPPPE) Wash yo...

Pulmonary Embolus (PE)

Pulmonary Embolus (PE) ­­   Definition of pulmonary embolus/embolism (PE) Embolus (usually from a thrombus in the deep veins of the leg or pelvis)...