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Redruth 2020 Study Day - Medical Emergencies

October 7 @ 8:30 am - 5:00 pm BST

£55

October 7, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 5:00 pm BST

6 hours CPD

An invitation to all healthcare professionals

You are invited to attend the following Primary Care programme. A Certificate of Attendance will be issued along with a Personal Development

Plan summary form, which will be supplied for your portfolio. Any lecture notes provided by the speakers will be available to download.

FORMAT: “Interactive Learning” with presentations giving ample time for face to face questions and discussion with speakers.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) - We will be following Public Health England / Venue Social Distancing / PPE Guidelines at all our meetings

AGENDA 6 hours CPD

8.30am Registration & Refreshments

9.00am “AN OVERVIEW OF MEDICAL EMERGENCIES”

*Emergency Care in the Surgery to include:- Anaphylaxis, Acute asthma, Risk stratification using the Pulmonary

Embolus Rule-out Criteria *Head injuries in the elderly – who should get a CT head? *Acute complications of recreational drug use *Pancreatitis & BTS Guidelines

for oxygen in emergencies *Gunshot wounds and stabbings *Road Traffic Collisions

Dr Anna Shekhdar, Royal Cornwall Hospitals, Truro

10.30am “SUDDEN LOSS OF VISION & OTHER URGENT EYE PROBLEMS”

*Reasons for loss of vision:Vascular, Neurological, Primary eye problems *Other urgent eye problems:Red eye, Diplopia, Loss of red reflex

Speaker to confirm

11.30am Refreshments

12noon “ANXIETY, DEPRESSION & MANAGING THE SUICIDAL PATIENT: A STEPPED CARE APPROACH”

To include: *Prescribing of anti-depressants *Prevention of self harm *Hyperventilation *Stress management *Panic attacks

Dr Jane Boydell, Cornwall Partnership NHS Foundation Trust

1.00pm Lunch

2.00pm “EARLY RECOGNITION, DIAGNOSIS & MANAGEMENT OF SEPSIS”

* Early recognition is paramount – Early management improves outcome*Current Guidelines

Dr Mike Spivey, Royal Cornwall Hospitals

3.00pm “ACUTE STROKE, TIA’s & SECONDARY PREVENTION”

Dr Katja Adie, Royal Cornwall Hospitals

4.00pm Questions, Discussion - Close

(Programme may be subject to change)

£55 Registration Fee

GP Forum

01246 861711

https://www.gpforum.com/index.php

HEARTLANDS, ROBINSON’S SHAFT, DUDNANCE LANE, POOL, REDRUTH, CORNWALL TR15 3QY

Heartlands, Robinson's Shaft, Dudance Lane, Pool
Redruth, Cornwall TR15 3QY United Kingdom
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01209 721210

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Details

Date:
October 7
Time:
8:30 am - 5:00 pm BST
Cost:
£55
Event Category:

Organiser

GP Forum
Phone:
01246 861711
Email:
info@gpforum.com
Website:
https://www.gpforum.com/index.php

Venue

HEARTLANDS, ROBINSON’S SHAFT, DUDNANCE LANE, POOL, REDRUTH, CORNWALL TR15 3QY
Heartlands, Robinson's Shaft, Dudance Lane, Pool
Redruth, Cornwall TR15 3QY United Kingdom
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Phone:
01209 721210
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