Events

The ECG in acute coronary syndrome

Online Zoom

Acute myocardial infarction occurs when there is acute occlusion of a coronary artery by thrombus, usually at the site of a ruptured atheromatous plaque. This webinar will help you recognize acute coronary syndrome in patients that present with chest pain.   Coronary Heart Disease. Epidemiology and pathophysiology of atherosclerotic plaque formation.   The 12-lead ECG […]

Diabetes – The Big Q&A-New NICE Guidelines for Type 2 Adult Diabetes Patients

Online Zoom

Gill Pulford DSN opens the door to the Diabetes Big Q&A on Saturday 19th March @ 10am-11.30am   With the publication of the new NICE Guidelines on 15th February for Type 2 Adult Patients, Gill will be focusing on the guidelines and what they mean to you in Primary Care.   This webinar is for […]

A Return to Travel Health (Liverpool)

The Old School House Community Project St John’s Road, Huyton, Liverpool

Guest Speaker Yvonne Gibney MFTM, RCPS (Glasg)  - Travel Health Nurse Specialist   An update and overview on current travel health advice and vaccinations during the Covid pandemic Each participant will receive a list of useful resources to support the content of the session and for use in practice.   Booking Link https://forms.gle/QgPUEjucz7Uf78Qz7

Combined Hormonal Contraception

Online Zoom

As part of the ongoing Sexual Health & Menopause programme of webinars, Dr Nicola Mullin will be presenting a session on Combined Hormonal Contraception.   This session is free to attend and is for Healthcare Professionals working in Primary Care.   To book your place please complete and submit the booking form via this link […]

Occlusive MI (OMI) ECG patterns without ST elevation.

Online Zoom

Around 1 in 4 patients with an acutely occluded coronary artery will not present with the classical ST elevation changes (STEMI), usually seen. Rather, their ECG will display an Occlusive Myocardial Infarction (OMI) pattern that may not be recognised by interpretative ECG software and/or healthcare professionals not experienced in cardiology. This webinar will help you […]

Diabetes – The Big Q&A Focusing on SGLT2 and Heart Failure

Online Zoom

Gill Pulford, Diabetes Specialist Nurse continues the Diabetes Big Q&A series of webinars, this month focusing on SGLT2. Originally for use in diabetes only, SGLT2 now give you more choice when treating your patients due to the cardiac and renal benefits SGLT2 in Diabetes - Overview Diabetes comorbidities including heart failure · Cheryl Williams is […]

Recognizing Atrial Fibrillation (AF) and embolic stroke risk assessment

Online Zoom

Atrial Fibrillation (AF) is the commonest cardiac arrhythmia and is particularly prevalent in the elderly population. It carries a five-fold increased risk of embolic stroke. This webinar will help you recognize AF clinically, including the ECG appearances, and undertake stroke risk assessment on affected patients.   Speaker: Charlie Bloe    Epidemiology of AF. Pathophysiology of […]

Spirometry Update: Back to Basics

Online Zoom

Delivered by Karen Frankland Understand the importance of accurate and reproducible spirometry results Understand the measurements obtained Have an awareness of the recommendations and guidelines for quality assured spirometry Understand the interpretation of normal, obstructive and restrictive patterns Review the use of spirometry in asthma and COPD Review the recommendations for restarting spirometry testing To […]

Spirometry Update: Back to Basics

Online via zoom

Delivered by Karen Frankland Understand the importance of accurate and reproducible spirometry results Understand the measurements obtained Have an awareness of the recommendations and guidelines for quality assured spirometry Understand the interpretation of normal, obstructive and restrictive patterns Review the use of spirometry in asthma and COPD Review the recommendations for restarting spirometry testing To […]

Diagnosis and classification of Myocardial Infarction

Online via zoom

So, what is a heart attack? Over the years, several different definitions of Myocardial Infarction have been used, leading to controversy and confusion. The never-ending jargon of STEMI and non-STEMI, anterior and inferior MI, type 1 and type 2 MI may have left you similarly confused. This webinar will take you through the classification of […]

Menopause

Online via zoom

Nurse Specialist Eileen Munson continues her series of presentations  supporting Primary Care in "Running a Menopause Service" Focusing on primary care management and running a menopause service This event is aimed at Healthcare professionals working in the Primary Care setting. It is FREE to attend. Book your place now click here  Certificates of attendance will […]