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Lecture Overview

In order to manage asthma and provide comprehensive and relevant education for patients and families, it is essential to understand the underlying pathophysiology. In this presentation, Jayde Cesarec reviews the characteristics of asthma, the physiological impacts it has on an individual and what treatment is available. She also delves into asthma's long-term effects on quality of life.


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Jayde Cesarec

Jayde Cesarec is the Health Projects and Partnerships officer at Asthma Australia and has worked at the organisation since 2015 across a wide variety of projects. Her most notable work is on the Epidemic Thunderstorm Asthma Community Education sessions delivered over 2017 and 2018 providing support and education to Victorians following a major health emergency in Melbourne 2016. Jayde is in her final year of a Master of Public Health and Business, building on her Post Graduate Diploma Health Promotion and Bachelor of Health Science, Nutritional Medicine. Jayde enjoys connecting with the community through education and increasing understanding of chronic disease and self-management practices for improved health See Educator Profile


29 Total Rating(s)
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Harrison Land
15 Nov 2019

The lecturer was very well spoken and too the point, covering a lot of information in a short time, and using real world scenarios to reinforce points.

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Rani Sivaprasad
15 Nov 2019

Excellent teaching session.

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Abigail Nicholls
13 Nov 2019

Excellent teacher. Very easy to understand what she is saying

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Liz Flack
12 Nov 2019

This was very useful re upgrading my knowledge well presented an easy listening

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Ricardo Javier
12 Nov 2019

informative and updated resources, excellent speaker!!!

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Gladys Chelangat
07 Nov 2019

Great information

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Linda Linda
06 Nov 2019

The speaker was engaging and knowledgeable regarding the subject of Asthma. A very informative talk.

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Nicole Nicole
02 Nov 2019

This was a very informative refresher with a lot of new and updated information regarding asthma, education for families and the patient in order for them to best manage asthma. Current treatments available was informative and the long term affects on an asthmatic patient was invaluable knowledge

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Dylan Jenkins
30 Oct 2019

Really good lecture.

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Matthew Thompson
29 Oct 2019

Good lecture