Chronic pain: Supporting patients to taper opioids
A 42-year-old woman requests a repeat prescription for opioids at a first consultation with a GP she has not seen before. She has chronic non-cancer pain and has been taking opioids for 4 years. Where do you go from here?
This case study has been developed with funding from the Therapeutic Goods Administration, Australian Government Department of Health.
Asthma: unlocking inhaler technique
The majority of patients do not use their asthma inhaler device correctly – engage them with conversations and demonstrations of correct technique.
IBD: diagnosis and management in primary care and beyond
A roundtable discussion about optimising management options for this challenging condition.
Demystifying echocardiography in heart failure: GP and cardiologist Q&A
Join our panel of GPs as they discuss case scenarios and accompanying echocardiogram images with an expert heart failure cardiologist.
Thursday 27 May 2021
7:00 – 8:00 pm AEST
DEMENTIA: a multi-disciplinary approach to caring for people with changed behaviours
Practical support on how to overcome barriers when providing care to people living with dementia.
Opioid prescribing: strategies for GPs to optimise chronic non-cancer pain management and minimise harms
Watch our panel of chronic pain experts as they discuss evidence-based approaches for managing chronic non-cancer pain and how GPs can implement these to reduce opioid-related harms.
Supporting patients living with chronic non-cancer pain – the role of the pharmacist
Listen to our interdisciplinary panel discuss the evidence-based approaches for managing chronic non-cancer pain and the role of pharmacists in reducing opioid-related harms.
New asthma guidelines: what’s changed?
Join our panel of experts as they discuss the recent changes to asthma guidelines and what this means in practice.
Working together to enhance transitions of care for people with dementia
Using real-life case scenarios, the panel, consisting of a geriatrician, GP and nurse, will discuss the challenges of optimising transitions of care for people living with dementia.
This webinar has been developed in partnership with Dementia Training Australia.
Listen to our interdisciplinary panel discuss the challenges of optimising transitions of care for people living with dementia.