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1h 5m

Clinical Detective: Cardiovascular

This Course will reinforce why certain diagnostic tests, observations and procedures are undertaken to confirm or eliminate potential clinical problems. You will be asked a series of questions throughout the case study that will assist you with this and your learning.

02 Apr 2018

Learning Outcomes

Identify

Identify the presenting signs and symptoms of the patient and patient history

Describe

Describe the assessment and diagnostic tests required for this patient

Explain

Explain the potential management and expected outcomes for this patient

Identify

Identify the presenting condition

Educator

Comments

This course is well worth doing. -- 12 Jul 2018
Excellent -- 04 Jul 2018
Good revision of the detonating patient and the necessary steps to follow in the care of said patient. -- 20 Jun 2018
very clear and informational video -- 03 Jun 2018
awesome -- 31 May 2018
Interesting and challenging -- 31 May 2018
I likes this clinical review section. I thought the case study was a great way of learning.The lesson make you think on the spot. Introducing clinical findings along the way made you think, thus make you remember. I learnt a lot. Hopefully will have better health outcomes for my patient. -- 30 May 2018
Lecture was interesting -- 30 May 2018
Good excercise, engaging and informative. -- 29 May 2018
Informative ... although I thought some DVTs could be treated with clexane ? -- 29 May 2018
Very usefull systemic assessment -- 28 May 2018
very well done -- 28 May 2018
This activity enable to understand the important of collecting more information to help make diagnosis of P.E, and has given me the confidence to explain my findings. -- 27 May 2018
Well presented -- 27 May 2018
excellent presentation. -- 26 May 2018
Excellent -- 25 May 2018
very easy to understand -- 24 May 2018
great -- 24 May 2018
I thought the presentation was well presented and I liked the interactive sections. -- 24 May 2018
Excellent!!! -- 21 May 2018
Very practical, skill based module. Highly recommend for anyone looking to improve thier clinical assessment skills. -- 21 May 2018
Very good case study , which was quite fun to do, and covering lots of information. -- 21 May 2018
Clear and precise. -- 21 May 2018
Really good for critical thinking skills and assessment skills. -- 20 May 2018
A good coure showing of the use of observation’s & assesent to help obtain a diagnosis and recieve appropriately treatment. -- 18 May 2018
A good review of PE presentation and possible other diagnoses -- 17 May 2018
Very good learning as it was a case study, it kept me engaged. -- 17 May 2018
Excellent articulate and relevant presenter.Great information and appropriate detail -- 17 May 2018
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Informative. Learned a lot -- 16 May 2018
Great way to learn. -- 16 May 2018
I have learnt more about DVT and PE and also the blood tests to test the levels of blood clotting time eg aPTT and INR. -- 14 May 2018
good -- 14 May 2018
the cpd was very helpful and informative -- 12 May 2018
Informative -- 11 May 2018
I found this course excellent as the educator was clear and the information was given so it was easy to understand and I was able to reinforce the knowledge I have. I would recommend this education to other health professionals. -- 10 May 2018
great -- 10 May 2018
Very informative, really helped me to have a better understanding of information. -- 10 May 2018
The Educator was very good and explained everything . -- 09 May 2018
none -- 09 May 2018
Very useful -- 09 May 2018
I would recommend this education to other health professionals -- 09 May 2018
-- 08 May 2018
Good resource to recap on your clinical assessment skills and knowledge with case study analysis. -- 08 May 2018
This package provided useful information about DVT and PE as well as differential diagnoses that should be considered during the initial assessment period. -- 07 May 2018
Excellent short course! -- 06 May 2018
Interesting activity -- 06 May 2018
Very thorough presentation -- 06 May 2018
Very informative. -- 05 May 2018
Good learning material -- 05 May 2018
I am really happy and satisfied after taking this short course; It's very detailed and explained a lot of things I always want to know but never get the time to research after a long day at work -- 04 May 2018
excellent -- 03 May 2018
This was an excellent presentation which was very clear and easy to follow. -- 02 May 2018
A good case study that gave good reasons for approach of care -- 01 May 2018
I would recommend this education to other health professionals -- 01 May 2018
The information was concise and interesting -- 30 Apr 2018
very informative -- 30 Apr 2018
good -- 28 Apr 2018
excellent -- 28 Apr 2018
Very clear and well presented education. -- 26 Apr 2018
I acually thought it was a pretty good learning experience. -- 26 Apr 2018
Its very good presented -- 25 Apr 2018
Good learning tool -- 25 Apr 2018
Very Useful resource -- 25 Apr 2018
Tremendous knowledge -- 25 Apr 2018
Good VLA -- 25 Apr 2018
Good presentation. Quizzes reinforce learning. -- 24 Apr 2018
very informative -- 23 Apr 2018
thoughtful and easy to listen to. I really liked this one. -- 23 Apr 2018
I thought it was great- well paced and clearly explained. Concerned about a couple of quiz questions which I cant understand why the answer is correct. I have asked colleagues to explain it to me and they also think the question is worded incorrectly for the answer provided. -- 23 Apr 2018
This was clear and useful. -- 22 Apr 2018
A great resource!! -- 22 Apr 2018
excellent refresher of critical thinking skills in daily practice -- 22 Apr 2018
Good presentation. Easy to listen to. -- 18 Apr 2018
A very good learning tool -- 18 Apr 2018
Excellent presentation. Clear,and important reminder of doing pre discharge observations and acting on any concerns could be life saving. -- 18 Apr 2018
Very Informative -- 17 Apr 2018
It was a good update -- 16 Apr 2018
The educator was engaging and clear with information -- 15 Apr 2018
well presented. -- 15 Apr 2018
This Clinical Detective case study learning activity kept me thinking the whole way through. I would recommend it to others who enjoy active case study review and learning. -- 14 Apr 2018
educator engaging and recommend to othger health professionals -- 14 Apr 2018
Very valuable information here that I plan to review and undertake more research and study on. It has highlighted particular areas that I am going to concentrate on with further learning, obtaining additional resources and strengthening my current knowledge. Well presented - thank you. -- 13 Apr 2018
good -- 12 Apr 2018
Very informative -- 12 Apr 2018
This is a very helpful resources. -- 11 Apr 2018
Very good presentation - I liked the way quiz questions were used throughout the lecture and time we were given to explore what we thought. -- 11 Apr 2018
Great refresher course and easy to understand. -- 11 Apr 2018
This resource was thought provoking and a good revision tool for health professionals. -- 11 Apr 2018
Very informative education for my continuing professional development to practice -- 09 Apr 2018
The resource is extremely educational and I would recommend it to other health professionals. -- 09 Apr 2018
Informative -- 08 Apr 2018
The educator was excellent with verbal, visual points, and questions and answers. I recommend it to other health professionals. -- 08 Apr 2018
This course have reinforced what I have learnt from Uni as a new grad. -- 07 Apr 2018
some of this presentation was lacking. For example it did not cover off the differential diagnosis of fat embolism -- 07 Apr 2018
Great re-enforcer of current/new knowledge -- 06 Apr 2018
A great way to learn this topic, more engaging and hands on. -- 06 Apr 2018
Good resource for the new graduate -- 06 Apr 2018
Excellent VLA. -- 05 Apr 2018
The topic was very interesting but what made it a fun and learning experience was the way the presenter delivered the material. -- 04 Apr 2018
very well presented -- 04 Apr 2018
Presentation was easy to follow -- 03 Apr 2018
very professional and informational on the current practice of a clinical study -- 03 Apr 2018
Excellent resource and a good case study to use in the clinical area. -- 03 Apr 2018

Course Overview

Topics include:

  • Case study
  • Review of an ORIF procedure
  • Review of Factor V Leiden disorder
  • Examinations
  • Findings
  • Medical interventions
  • Diagnosis
  • Treatment and education

Target audience

All health professionals involved in the delivery of healthcare.

Purpose

To enhance your critical thinking, assessment, and problem-solving skills by working through a case study in order to identify and act on a common clinical condition.

Need

We use critical thinking skills and professional judgment on a daily basis in our practice. It is important that we continue to revise and strengthen these skills to ensure that we are able to recognise deteriorating patients and changes to conditions in a timely manner.

Health professionals in Australia that are registered with AHPRA are required to obtain continuing professional development (CPD) hours/points each year that relates to their context of practice, in order to comply with mandatory regulatory requirements.

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