National Prescribing Curriculum

Delirium in an older person

Manage confusion arising during an exacerbation of an elderly patient's chronic heart failure.

  • Cost: free

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Confusion in geriatric patient
 

About

The National Prescribing Curriculum (NPC) is a series of interactive case-based modules that encourage confident and rational prescribing. The modules follow a stepwise approach as outlined in the WHO's Guide to Good Prescribing.

In this module, you will manage confusion arising during an exacerbation of an elderly patient's chronic heart failure.

 

Resources

Prescribing Competencies Framework
The Prescribing Competencies Framework describes the competencies that health professionals require to prescribe medicines judiciously, appropriately, safely and effectively in the Australian healthcare system