Dr. Alan Kaplan

Dr. Alan Kaplan


Doctor’s Bio: Chair Family Physician Airways Group of Canada

  • Past Chair of Special Interest Focused Practice, College of Family Physicians in Respiratory Medicine
  • Chronic pain consultant, Richmond Hill and Brampton Civic Hospital
  • Vice President Respiratory Effectiveness Group
  • Medical Director LHIN, Pulmonary Rehabilitation program

Assessment of Dyspnea – why are they short of breath (Dr. Kaplan)

Takeaways from the course:

  • Define causes of dyspnea
  • Define workup for a dyspneic patient
  • Review therapeutic options for these conditions causing dyspnea