Professor Nick Maskell - inaugural lecture

Professor of Respitatory Medicine
School of Clinical Sciences

This lecture took place on Thursday 24 November 2016

A walk around the pleural space!

Respiratory disease results in over one million hospital admissions a year and costs the NHS over £6 billion. Many of these admissions are due to diseases of the pleura (the lining of the lung).  The evidence base for managing pleural disease has historically been poor. This talk highlighted a number of recent advances evaluated by randomized controlled trials.