Whooping cough
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Whooping cough

Michael Danthis Nurse, Ashcroft Care Home, Sutton-in-Ashfield, Nottinghamshire

A CPD article enhanced Michael Danthis’s knowledge of the assessment and management of pertussis

The CPD article was relevant to my practice because most upper respiratory tract infections exhibit similar symptoms initially. It is essential to be able to diagnose whooping cough because it is an acute and highly contagious disease.

Nursing Standard. 28, 36, 53-53. doi: 10.7748/ns2014.05.28.36.53.s51

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