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North Cumbria University Hospitals NHS Trust - 70 years of the NHS

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John Atkinson



Based at

Cumberland Infirmary, Carlisle

Year qualified


Professional qualifications

MB BS (Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery), MRCP(UK)(Resp) – Diploma of Membership of the Royal College of Physicians and Specialty Certificate in Respiratory Medicine

Treatment and procedures

Bronchoscopy, endobronchial ultrasound with transbronchial needle aspiration, thoracic ultrasound, pleural procedures including indwelling pleural catheters

Clinical Interests / specialist areas

Asthma, bronchiectasis, pulmonary infections including TB and non-tuberculous mycobacteria, COPD, interstitial lung diseases, pleural disease, lung cancer, , respiratory palliative care

Professional membership

British Thoracic Society, Royal College of Physicians