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Our Specialties

Home|Our Specialties| Respiratory and Pulmonology

Service provided (Intent for future services) by Respiratory department in KHUH.

  1. COPD- diagnosis and follow up
  2. Asthma- diagnosis and follow up including allergy testing
  3. Interstitial lung diseases - diagnosis and follow up
  4. Pleural effusion, Empyema and Pneumothorax-
  5. Diagnosis of various types of Lung cancer with PET scan and MDT discussion.
  6. SOON  WE WILL HAVE Sleep LAB- Obstructive sleep apnea/Obesity HYPO ventilation syndrome AND OTHER SLEEP DISORDERS
  7. Bronchoscopies- bronchoalveolar lavage, transbronchial biopsies and trans- bronchial needle aspiration ( both inpatients and outpatient basis).
  8. Noninvasive ventilation (NIV) for type 2 respiratory failure and obstructive sleep apnea.
  9. Consultation service to other services for respiratory cases
  10. Assessment, provision and follow up for Home oxygen- LTOT
  11. Pulmonary function testing including Spirometry, Lung volumes and Diffusion capacity.
  12. Six minute walk test and cardiopulmonary stress test
  13. Participation in internal medicine Rota