Utilising Evidence to Support Prescribing Decisions

CPD
32m
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Lecture Overview

Where are you getting your medicines information from? Given the significance of the therapeutic decisions that must be made routinely, being able to easily access credible sources is imperative. This session offers Nurse Practitioners and other prescribing healthcare professionals a range of reliable resources that can complement your clinical expertise and patient preferences to maximise pharmacotherapeutic outcomes.

Educators

Portrait of Kathy Tori
Kathy Tori

Dr Kathleen Tori is an endorsed Nurse Practitioner and completed her PhD studies in the area of advanced practice nursing. Kathy’s research interests include all facets of the Australian Nurse Practitioner models of care: transitional processes of the role, barriers and enablers which challenge successful implementation, economic impact and sustainability of emerging nurse-led health care, particularly in rural areas. Kathy is employed as Associate Professor / Director of Postgraduate Education (Nursing) for the University of Tasmania. Kathy has a number of professional affiliations, serving on a number of professional boards and is the National Secretary for the Australian College of Nurse Practitioners (ACNP). See Educator Profile

Details
CPD32m of CPD
First Published30 April 2018
Updated30 April 2018
Expires
21 March 2020
Topics
Medication Safety
Medications
Nurse Practitioners
Evidence-Based Practice
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