Learning Materials

The Learning Hub has a number of e-learning modules, courses, videos and self-assessments available which focus on a range of specialist clinical areas. Recently added learning materials appear at the top of this list, or you can search using the keyword and filter options.

Most of the learning materials are open to all registered users of the Learning Hub – please use the links above to register or log in to the site, then enrol yourself to view any material that interests you.

Interpreting Chest X-rays

This short self-paced resource presents advice on analysing chest x-rays based on the A-H approach, and provides practice examples to interpret.

Mucociliary Clearance in Health and Disease

This interactive resource introduces the mucociliary transport system and other mechanisms that normally protect the lower lungs from infection. It explains how mucociliary clearance can become inhibited in various healthy and disease conditions, and how physiotherapy techniques can help.

Giving Very Brief Advice on Stopping Smoking

All patients who smoke could benefit from receiving support from their local Stop Smoking Service. This quick introduction to the National Referral System explains how to use any patient contact as an opportunity to offer very brief advice and suggest a referral.