The Croft Surgery

Kirkbride, Carlisle, Cumbria CA7 5JH

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Acute Bronchitis
Acute Exacerbations (Flare-ups) of COPD
Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency
Arterial Blood Gases
Asbestos-related Diseases
Aspiration Pneumonia
Asthma
Asthma - Peak Flow Diary
Asthma - Peak Flow Meter
Asthma - Picture Summary
Bornholm Disease
Breathlessness/Breathing Difficulties
Bronchiectasis
Bronchiolitis
Bronchoscopy
Cancer of the Lung
Chest Infection
Chest Pain
Children with Breathing Difficulties
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
Chronic Persistent Cough in Adults
Common Cold (and Other Upper Respiratory Tract Infections)
Congenital Cystic Adenomatoid Malformation
Controlled Breathing (Pursed Lips Breathing)
Costochondritis
Cough
Cough Caused by a Virus
Cough Medicines
Coughing up Blood (Haemoptysis)
Coughs and Colds in Children
Croup
Cystic Fibrosis
Endobronchial Ultrasound-guided Transbronchial Needle Aspiration
Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis (Wegener's Granulomatosis)
Hiccups (Hiccoughs)
Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis
Inhalers for Asthma (including Inhaled Steroids)
Inhalers for COPD (including Inhaled Steroids)
Legionnaires' Disease
Mediastinoscopy
Mesothelioma
Mucolytics
Obstructive Sleep Apnoea Syndrome
Oral Bronchodilators
Oral Steroids
Pleural Effusion
Pleurisy
Pneumococcal Immunisation
Pneumonia
Pneumothorax
Pulmonary Embolism
Pulmonary Oedema
Respiratory Failure
SARS (including the MERS Virus)
Sarcoidosis
Spirometry
Sweat Test
The Lungs and Respiratory Tract
Tuberculosis
Use of Oxygen Therapy in COPD
Video-assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery
Wheeze
Why Wasn't I Prescribed Antibiotics?