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PG18 Postgraduate Course: Cardiopulmonary exercise testing in the evaluation of the respiratory patientPostgraduate CourseChairs:
L. Puente Maestu (Madrid, Spain), P. Palange (Rome, Italy)Aims:
At the end of the course the participants will have learnt the physiological constrains of exercise tolerance in the respiratory patient, how to perform exercise tests, the application of exercise testing in clinical practice and the different formats of exercise tests and their advantages and disadvantages.
HERMES SYLLABUS LINKS: B.1.4 COPD (chronic obstructive bronchitis and/or emphysema), B.5.2 Primary pulmonary hypertension, C.1.1 Dyspnoea, D.1.6 Exercise testing including walking tests and spiroergometry (cardio-pulmonary exercise testing)-interpretation and performance, E.1.14 Pulmonary rehabilitation.
TYPE OF COURSE: Lecture and video based