COVID-19 – Support for addressing challenges faced by assessing patients remotely

Top tips for assessing respiratory status remotely

During the COVID-19 pandemic, most patients are now being triaged over the phone. Assessing respiratory status can be particularly challenging, and a helpful document by RedWhale sets out a structured approach to this remote assessment. In this tutorial, we are joined by Dr Avkash Jain, GP in CAVUHB, who provides some top tips for assessing respiratory status remotely.

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