Section 1 : About this Course
Section 2 : A respiratory Appointment
Section 3 : An appointment for Ear, Nose, and Throat
Section 4 : It may be nothing but lets check that chest pain out
HALF WAY THERE
Section 5 : A typical day at work
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Pneumonia

When bacteria (commonly streptococcus pneumoniae) chemical irritants or viruses reach the lungs. It causes the alveoli in the lungs to fill with pus or other liquid. This causes shortness of breath.

Other symptoms include:

Fever

Bluish skin

– Increased pulse rate

Mucous cough

Confusion

 

*For more information refer back to the Covid topic 2.2.1