Pneumothorax and Chest Drains

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Lecture Overview

Join John Serginson on a brief but detailed overview of chest drains and the physiology of pneumothorax. A practical and insightful overview into underwater seal drainage and how to spot a pneumothorax on a chest x-ray. A useful 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. See Educator Profile

Details
CPD21m of CPD
First Published23 July 2018
Updated23 July 2018
Expires
31 October 2020
Topics
Respiratory
Cardiothoracic
Cardiovascular
Thoracic
Trauma
Critical Care
Emergency
COVID-19 Coronavirus
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