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Concord Repatriation General Hospital

Respiratory/Thoracic Medicine

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We provide comprehensive respiratory and sleep patient care within the Sydney Local Health District:

  • Inpatient respiratory and sleep services with 24 hour support (including provision of non-invasive ventilation support)
  • Outpatient services/clinics:
    • General respiratory, airways disease, interstitial lung disease, pulmonary hypertension, lung malignancy, respiratory failure, tuberculosis, bronchiectasis, primary ciliary dyskinesia, sleep medicine
  • Interventional pulmonology
  • Fully accredited respiratory laboratory
    • Spirometry with bronchodilator reversibility
    •  Routine Lung function testing
    •  Asthma challenge testing (Methacholine/Aridol/Exercise/Saline)
    • Measures of Nitric Oxide (exhaled and nasal)
    • Airway mechanics using the Forced Oscillation Technique
    • Skin Prick testing
    •  Arterial Blood Gas sampling (including Fitness to fly status and Shunt Study)
    • Maximal Inspiratory and Expiratory Pressures
    •  Cardiopulmonary Exercise Testing
  • Fully accredited sleep laboratory
    • Diagnostic Sleep Study
    • CPAP/Bi-level titration
    • Multiple Sleep Latency Testing
    • Maximal Wakefulness Testing