Malnutrition screening using simple questions can identify problems early and prevent long term consequences.
GPs play a pivotal role in identifying malnourished patients early and referring them to the allied health/community services they need.
The free Healthed webcast on Tuesday 1 December will provide useful clinical tips to identify the signs and symptoms of malnutrition by accredited practising dietitian, Louise Murray.
Attendees will be eligible for:
RACGP: 4 CPD activity points
ACRRM: 2 hours under the Educational Activities Category
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- Malnutrition in the community – Louise Murray
Malnutrition screening using simple questions can identify problems early and prevent long term consequences and GP’s play a pivotal role in identifying malnutrition early and referring them to the allied health/community services they need. Louise will define malnutrition, it’s prevalence and the consequences of malnutrition, and provide useful clinical tips to identify the signs and symptoms of malnutrition. Practical strategies to screen, prevent and treat malnutrition will also be provided.
- An acne update for GPs – Dr Philip Tong
Acne is a very common problem in general practice. There are a wide variety of treatments – including some new arrivals – that GPs might find useful. In this lecture, Dr Tong will provide a refresher on current acne management and also provide an update on new agents that have become available.
- Endometriosis Expert Panel – Facilitated by Dr Terri Foran, with panellists Professor Jason Abbott, Dr Jason Chow and Dr Jim Tsaltas
This presentation brings together a ‘brains-trust’ in the management of menstrual problems and menstrual pain. Using a specific case study approach, the panel will take you through the management of endometriosis from menarche to menopause. The panel will attempt to provide a practical and evidence-based approach to the management of symptoms but will also bring their own considerable personal experience to the discussion
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7:00pm – 9:00pm AEDT (NSW, VIC, TAS, ACT)
6:00pm – 8:00pm AEST (QLD)
6:30pm – 8:30pm ACDT (SA)
5:30pm – 7:30pm ACST (NT)
4:00pm – 6:00pm AWST (WA)