John Serginson
30 April 2018

Asthma – What Is It? Types, Triggers and Treatment

Know someone who has asthma? It's likely you do. Asthma is one of the most common respiratory conditions, and in some cases, can be life-threatening. But just how across this condition are you? Join John Serginson for a refresher and update on asthma, it's pathophysiology, clinical signs and symptoms (including spirometry patterns), and what to do when you have a patient that seems surgically-attached to their puffer...


John Serginson


John Serginson has been a Nurse Practitioner: respiratory care at the Caboolture Hospital since 2010. He completed his Nurse Practitioner master's degree at the University of Queensland (UQ) with clinical training at The Prince Charles Hospital. He is an adjunct lecturer in the UQ School of Nursing and Midwifery. With 29 years’ experience as a nurse (16 in respiratory care), his research interests include domiciliary oxygen, inhaled therapy, and COPD models of care.


Elaine elizabeth bechaz05 Sep 2018
Excellent refresher, easy to understand and the educator was engaging.

Elizabeth oconnor22 Aug 2018
Very good presentation

Ingrid Scouller21 Aug 2018
Good, clear presentation. Particularly helpful that the audience questions were typed on the screen so those watching the recording could understand the questions asked.

Elizabeth derwin17 Aug 2018
Excellent presentation

Peter Thompson15 Aug 2018

Love the way you explain - easy to understand with a slight touch of humour thrown in - well done

karen Blackburn12 Aug 2018
Very interesting

Janet Gill10 Aug 2018
Excellent presentation and informative

Frances Mead23 Jul 2018
good value on this subject

Gabrielle Deed11 Jul 2018
Great knowledge

Lei Zhang08 Jul 2018
Excellent presentation. Learned a lot.

Michael Howard04 Jul 2018

Candace Pederson04 Jul 2018
Interesting and informative

Philip jeffery02 Jul 2018
Short but informative

Belinda Blamey28 Jun 2018
Comprehensive and engaging, important topic

Donna Patterson26 Jun 2018
Excellent lecture, very interesting & engaging

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