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Breathlessness and cough assessment algorithms

Posted on: 17 Oct 2018

Breathlessness and cough assessment algorithms are at your fingertips.

A structured approach to diagnosing breathlessness and persistent chronic cough is essential.

Here you can access a number of key resources.

  • The Lambeth and Southwark Breathlessness Assessment Algorithm offers a structured approach to the diagnosis of breathlessness.
  • The Lambeth and Southwark Adult Cough Assessment Algorithm offers an approach including checking the basics, accurate coding and top tips.
  • The East of England non-acute breathlessness algorithm
  • The IMPRESS breathlessness algorithms will direct you to tips for commissioners.
Adult breathlessness assessment Adult cough assessment EoE breathlessness algorithm IMPRESS breathlessness algorithm

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