Breathlessness: The whistle stop tour of diagnosis and management
09 Oct 2019
Respiratory Clinical Theatre 2
Breathlessness is a very common reason for presentation of patients to acute, community and outpatients settings. The four main causes for breathlessness are respiratory, cardiology, anxiety and deconditioning. It is important the diagnosis is made promptly thereby enabling the appropriate treatment and management plans to be developed to support the patient and their family.