Respiratory Emergencies: Acute Dyspnea
Upon completion of this session, you should be able to:
1. Differentiate common etiology of acute dyspnea including Asthma, COPD, and CHF
2. Implement an evidence-based management plan for patients presenting in acute dyspnea to the primary care office, urgent care clinic, and emergency departments.
3. Evaluate the adherence to maintenance treatment plans for patients with chronic disease that may result in acute dyspnea: Asthma, COPD, CHF.
4. Provide patient education on methods to avoid recurrence of acute symptoms.
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Mark A. Graber, MD, Professor of Emergency and Family Medicine, University of Iowa, Carver College of Medicine, Solon
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