PPIs: reviewing treatment for gastro-oesophageal reflux disease
How would you advise a patient with well-controlled gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GORD) who would like to continue their proton pump inhibitor (PPI) therapy?
Osteoarthritis: practical tools for management
How can you help patients put into practice non-pharmacological approaches to managing their knee osteoarthritis (OA)?
National Cervical Screening Program
This series of 6 modules provides training for healthcare providers who conduct Cervical Screening Tests and follow-up management for women aged 25-74. The modules have been updated to reflect changes to the National Cervical Screening Program that expands access of self-collection as a choice of screening option to all people eligible for screening. You can take the full course or choose any of the individual modules. Details on self-collection as a screening option can be found throughout all modules, but of particular interest may be Module 3 Screening in Practice which describes the steps involved in supporting a patient to self-collect a vaginal Cervical Screening Test sample.
Chronic abdominal pain: could it be irritable bowel syndrome?
Listen to our interdisciplinary panel discuss some of the challenges that can arise in general practice when a patient presents with chronic non-specific abdominal pain.
Anxiety disorders: use of evidence-based treatments
Listen to our interdisciplinary panel discuss assessment and management of anxiety disorders and how to help patients get the most out of psychological treatment.
Statins: optimising therapy
How do we optimise a patient’s statin therapy for the management of dyslipidaemia with minimal side effects?
Rheumatoid arthritis: getting the facts straight about methotrexate
Optimal management of patients with rheumatoid arthritis depends on successful collaboration between rheumatologists, GPs and community pharmacists.
Real-time prescription monitoring (SafeScript)
A series of three modules to train prescribers and pharmacists on the use of the SafeScript system.
Access is restricted to health practitioners in Victoria.