AR41 Treating minor illness- what's new in pharmacology?
This two-day course will update your treatment of minor ailments and is a must for nurses working in first contact or primary care services.
Who should attend?
- To prescribe or not to prescribe? - how can patients help themselves?
- Treating minor ailments in patients with long-term conditions.
- Gastrointestinal problems including constipation and diarrhoea, haemorrhoids, dyspepsia, irritable bowel, nausea and vomiting.
- Respiratory problems including coughs and colds, flu, exacerbations of asthma and COPD, allergic rhinitis.
- Eyes, ears, skin and urogenital infections and infestations.
- Acute and chronic musculoskeletal problems.
- Headache, migraine, dizziness.
- Minor skin problems including dermatitis, sunburn, urticaria and bites