22m
John Serginson
30 April 2018

Chest Infections and Pneumonia

Pneumonia is a complicated condition characterised by several red flags, many of which are well known but some of which are more subtle. This comprehensive presentation will cover all the essential information that you as a health professional need to care for someone experiencing this sometimes life-threatening condition. Learn about the pathophysiology, how to spot issues on a chest x-ray, and common treatments. A well-rounded refresher for all health professionals.

Educator

John Serginson

Educator

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.

Comments

Wendy Boehringer05 Sep 2018
The educator was interesting and spoke well

Liz Flack03 Sep 2018
very easy to listen to and understand

Peter Thompson17 Aug 2018
Good information

Michelle Cole15 Aug 2018
Well presented

Wadzana Nollie HWATA25 Jul 2018
Very good

Frances Mead23 Jul 2018
good hearing from other lecturers

Susan Mitchell18 Jul 2018
Very informative and a wonderful refresher. It would be good if the slides could be up for a little longer.

Melissa kendon14 Jul 2018
Very interesting information

Ruth Spencer11 Jul 2018
Very informative and engaging presentation.

Debbie Danieluk11 Jul 2018
Fast paced and thorough. I enjoyed this lecture.

Luz Biasion10 Jul 2018
This video is easy to undersatand and very informative.

Vanessa Muir08 Jul 2018
Very helpful for aged care nurses- for identifying deterioration which can sometimes be rather insidious in this population. I didn't know about heart attacks and strokes going up in the month following pneumonia. Interesting fact!

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