Principles of management of Pneumothorax Online Course

  • 2 hours read
  • 9 Chapters
  • Author Daniel Ogera
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Start date

Friday 21st of January 2022


9 Chapters

Current Students

3 Students Enrolled

Course Overview

Pneumothorax is a collection of air in the pleural cavity between the visceral and parietal pleura resulting into loss of the normal negative sucking pressure in the pleural cavity causing partial or complete lung collapse. In this course you shall cover pneumothorax in details and principles of management of this condition

Course requirements

The course is designed for a broad, general audience but will be particularly interesting for medical students and healthcare workers with a background of nursing, medicine.

The course is also suitable for holders of other medical sciences and individuals working in healthcare,as well as those considering a career as a healthcare professional, those with an interest in personal health and fitness, or anyone who simply wants to understand this amazing topic.

What you'll learn

  • Introduction to pneumothorax
  • Classification of pneumothorax
  • Epidemiology of pneumothorax
  • Causes of Pneumothorax
  • Pathophysiology of pneumothorax
  • Clinical features of pneumothorax
  • Diagnosis of pneumothorax
  • Treatment guidelines of pneumothorax
  • Complications of pneumothorax

Course Curriculum

  • Introduction to pneumothorax15 Minutes
  • Classification of pneumothorax15 Minutes
  • Epidemiology of pneumothorax15 Minutes
  • Causes of Pneumothorax15 Minutes
  • Pathophysiology of pneumothorax15 Minutes
  • Clinical features of pneumothorax15 Minutes
  • Diagnosis of pneumothorax15 Minutes
  • Treatment guidelines of pneumothorax 15 Minutes
  • Complications of pneumothorax15 Minutes
  • Course assessment10 Minutes
  • Course feedback and review2 Minutes
  • Downloadable course materialsInstant
  • Course completition digital certificateInstant

Daniel Ogera

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  • 102 Lectures
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Course Features
  • 3 Enrollments
  • 2 hour 30 min
  • 9 Chapters
  • Certificate