Endgames onExamination Question

Shortness of breath and palpitations

BMJ 2011; 343 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.d5010 (Published 10 August 2011) Cite this as: BMJ 2011;343:d5010

This week’s question is on shortness of breath and palpitations and is taken from the onExamination revision questions for the MRCGP exam.

A 52 year old woman comes to the surgery with increasing shortness of breath. She particularly likes to walk her dog but is finding this increasingly difficult to do because of reduced tolerance for exercise. On …

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