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Lecture Overview

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.


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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.




25 Total Rating(s)

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Gemma Dale
22 Mar 2019

Fantastic. Clear, to the point, very detailed, with research supporting his data

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Bethany Stacey
18 Mar 2019

Practical and engaging short lecture.

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Leonie Macpherson
16 Mar 2019

Great informative precise lecture

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Jenna He
09 Mar 2019

This is a very useful presentation to fill the gap of my knowledge of chest infection.

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Tom whelan
28 Feb 2019

Very good.engaging lecturer

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Donna Douglas
28 Feb 2019

well presented and informative

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Moira Munro
07 Feb 2019

Well presented education.

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Emily Skinner
24 Jan 2019


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Ranjeeta Bhujel
22 Jan 2019

Well presented

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Claire Parry
15 Jan 2019

Informative speaker. I feel I learnt new information regarding pneumonia