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Details
CPD1h 10m of CPD
Rating
4.6
Total Rating(s)68
Publish Date15 July 2018
Review Date05 April 2021
Expiry Date15 July 2021
Recorded InMelbourne, Australia

Course Overview

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.

Topics include:

  • Case study
  • Examinations
  • Findings
  • 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.

Learning Outcomes

  • Identify the presenting signs and symptoms of the patient and patient history
  • Describe the assessment and diagnostic tests required for this patient
  • Explain the potential management and expected outcomes for this patient
  • Identify the presenting condition

Disclosure

No conflict of interest exists for anyone in the position to control content for this activity. Wherever possible, generic or non-proprietary names of medications or products have been used.

Educators

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Sally Moyle

Sally Moyle is a rehabilitation nurse educator who has completed her masters of nursing (clinical nursing and teaching). She is passionate about education in nursing so that we can become the best nurses possible. Sally has experience in many nursing sectors including rehabilitation, medical, orthopaedic, neurosurgical, day surgery, emergency, aged care, and general surgery.

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Tracy Edwards

Tracy Edwards is a Nurse Practitioner who works in the emergency department at Modbury Public Hospital in South Australia. In this role, she works in a “see and treat” model of care. She also works with the rapid assessment team, where she is required to fulfil both clinical and educational duties. Tracy has experience as a practice nurse and has held other management positions, including acting quality and clinical risk manager. Tracy is particularly interested in vascular health and has run several extra vocational programs focused on the prevention of cardiovascular disease. Tracy was a finalist in the "future leader" category for the South Australian Nursing and Midwifery Awards 2011 and won a South Australian Premiers Travelling Scholarship in 2011/12.

Details
CPD1h 10m of CPD
Rating
4.6
Total Rating(s)68
Publish Date15 July 2018
Review Date05 April 2021
Expiry Date15 July 2021
Recorded InMelbourne, Australia
Topic Tags
Diagnostic Tools
Evidence-Based Practice
Emergency
Clinical Assessment
Anatomy and Physiology
Cardiovascular
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Further Learning

Learner Reviews

4.6

68 Total Rating(s)

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Jiawei Yang
20 May 2019

Very practical and easy to engage

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Bronwyn Kriek
20 May 2019

Excellent

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swapna Thottappillil Mathai
20 May 2019

very useful

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Vicki lees
20 May 2019

Excellent resource skilfully presented with detailed case study and learning reviews which kept adding depth and building on knowledge gained

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Stephanie Plackson
17 May 2019

Great resource

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Ashley Dean
14 May 2019

Good course

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Brent Dezilwa
14 May 2019

good

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Amanda Eddy
14 May 2019

Good refresh on noticing the signs and symptoms of cardiac issues.

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Fengyi Kuang
12 May 2019

great resource

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Nadine lee bailey
09 May 2019

great resource very informative