Online course

Blood pressure: measure, manage and monitor course

Improve your accuracy in identifying elevated blood pressure and better interpret the results of both in-clinic and out-of-clinic assessments within the context of absolute cardiovascular risk.

  • Cost: free
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Doctor taking blood pressure reading close up
 

CPD Points

This activity has been accredited for 2 (Category 1) points in the RACGP QI & CPD Program for the 2017 - 2019 triennium (activity number 91773).

This activity has been accredited by ACRRM for 1 Core point in the ACRRM PD Program for the 2017–2019 triennium (activity code: 9029).

PIP QPI

 

About

Evidence suggests that blood pressure measured in clinic is misleading in almost one-third of patients.

This course has been designed to help you improve accuracy in identifying elevated blood pressure and better interpret the results of both in-clinic and out-of-clinic assessments within the context of absolute cardiovascular risk. The module also aims to increase your confidence in treatment decisions for patients with varying degrees of cardiovascular risk.