UNISON Northern Ireland

Understanding Pathobiology in Respiratory Health Care

Event Date: 
21 Aug 2019 - 14:00 to 16:00

UNISON Belfast

This tutorial will focus on the impact of the more common Pathologies on the structure and function of the respiratory system, which in turn helps provide a rationale for the presenting signs and symptoms. Participants will also consider the key points in care management for specific disease entities such as Asthma, COPD, Infections and Malignancies. It is targeted at nurses, student nurses/midwives, health care assistants and paramedics but open to any member.  Delivered by  Wesley Sterling, Tutor to Schools of Medicine, Nursing and Pharmacy, Queens University Belfast. NMC Practice Educator