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A practical update in respiratory medicine

When and where

28 January 2019
Royal College of Physicians of London
11 St Andrews Place, Regent's Park, London NW1 4LE

Past event

A practical update in respiratory medicine

This 1-day conference is designed to provide a broad update on topics within respiratory medicine that will be of benefit to physicians and AHPs involved in the acute medical take.

Programme highlights

  • Advances in the management of pneumothorax
  • Management of acute pulmonary embolisms
  • Management of pneumonia 
  • Approaches to lung cancer in 2019
  • Treating acute exacerbations of COPD and asthma in 2019
  • Tuberculosis on take
  • Management of pleural effusions 

A full programme will can be downloaded below.

Who should attend?

  • General physicians of all grades
  • Respiratory medicine trainees and consultants
  • Specialist nurses and physiotherapists

Sponsorship and exhibition

For information on sponsorship and exhibition opportunities please contact Darryl de Prez, RCP director of development, at darryl.deprez@rcplondon.ac.uk

RCP events

The RCP runs a comprehensive programme of conferences on a wide range of topics, offering delegates:

  • cutting-edge clinical education
  • CPD credits, helping delegates to prepare for revalidation
  • opportunities to network
  • updated skills and knowledge.

British Thoracic Society

This conference is co-badged with the British Thoracic Society.


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We would like to thank our principal partner, Chiesi Ltd, for their support of the conference which includes the purchase of stand space and funding to support the running of the meeting. Chiesi have had no input in to the content of the meeting.



Please see the presentations from the day below. Please note if you cannot find a talk the RCP does not have permission to distribute these materials.

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