Sunday, 18 February 2018 13:34

Infectious Exacerbation of COPD Scenario (CUSP)

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The participant is called to see a 69 year old patient with features of an IECOPD. The participant will need to initiate medical therapy . They are unable to contact their registrar for most of the scenario. Location: medical assessment unit.

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  • Author(s): Alexander Nottingham
  • Target Audience: Medical Students
  • Fidelity: Low
  • Consultant Validated?: Yes
  • If Yes, please enter consultant's name (once permission gained): Dr R Kendall
  • Licence - the licence under which this work is licensed: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike
  • Learning Objectives: Medical management of COPD, including safe use of oxygen. Non-invasive ventilation in COPD. Sources of help with a sick patient. Ceilings of care in patients with chronic conditions. You can get stronger participants to actually write up requests and prescriptions if you wish. Managing pressure, escalation. Senior medical students, acting as FY
  • Setting: Other (details in scenario)
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