184540 - How to Treat quiz: Bronchiectasis
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This education aims to improve the overall care of patients with bronchiectasis by providing a clear and concise list of activities.Relevance to General Practice
Bronchiectasis is no longer considered a rare or untreatable chronic lung disease but is still an important cause of respiratory ill health in Australia. There are local evidence-based treatments available, and most of them are not drugs.
Clinicians can assist in the improvement of patient care by utilising training resources and recommending relevant information on disease management and current clinical trials to patients.
D1. Communication skills and the patient-doctor relationship
Ways in which health can be optimised and maintained are communicated to patients, family members and carers
D2. Applied professional knowledge and skills
Continuity of care promotes quality and safety
D3. Population health and the context of general practice
The patterns and prevalence of disease are incorporated into screening and management practices
D4. Professional and ethical role
D5. Organisational and legal dimensionsCurriculum Contextual Units
- Adult health