The breathlessness pathway

As practitioners, we need to spend more time on a breathlessness pathway, exploring potential causes of the breathlessness symptom rather than assuming a particular diagnostic or treatment route. The holistic assessment of breathlessness will improve accuracy of diagnosis, implementation of effective treatment plans, and ultimately improve patient outcomes.

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Southwark and Lambeth Breathlessness Assessment Algorithm

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