18 Results

Respiratory Update 2018

Nov. 17, 2018 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.

  • MediConf
  • The H Suite Edgbaston Birmingham B16 0AA
  • 30
  • Dr Steve Holmes Asthma – 2018 • New diagnosis guidelines (BTS/SIGN) and applying them • Treatment update (maintenance and acute) • Children and wheeze in the under 5 year group • Exercise and asthma (athletes and normal people!) COPD – 2018 • Early accurate diagnosis (microspirometry, spirometry and the clinical process) • Treatment update (maintenance and acute) • Applying lots of guidelines to an individual - how do other morbidities affect our medical management in COPD? New Inhalers • A run down on the latest products Hot Topics 2018 • This area will cover key updates on other respiratory conditions where major evidence and guidelines should influence our practice in primary care including: • Exercise benefits and the lung • Smoking and e-cigarette update • Antibiotics – when to use in potential infections • Latest tips for diagnosis and management of other respiratory diseases (cancer / ILD / bronchiectasis)
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Dermatology Study Morning

Nov. 17, 2018 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.

  • MediConf
  • Holiday Inn Brighton Seafront Brighton BN1 2JF
  • 22
  • Dr Simon Clay Skin Infections >Diagnosis and management >Conditions covered include viral, fungal and bacterial Diagnosis and Management of Rashes >Conditions causing various rashes Useful Surgery Dermatology
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10 Minute CBT

Nov. 17, 2018 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.

  • MediConf
  • Best Western Premier, Yew Lodge Hotel and Conference Centre Kegworth DE74 2NL
  • 22
  • Dr Lee David >Understand the basic principles of CBT and a five areas or cognitive behavioural model >How to apply the principles to common problems in a 10 minute consultation >Review key strategies for management >Empower patients to take responsibility >Learn effective CBT approaches
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Contraception Matters 2018

Nov. 17, 2018 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.

  • MediConf
  • Jurys Inn Middlesbrough Middlesbrough TS1 1JH
  • 30
  • Prof. John Guillebaud This will be a thorough update of Topical Issues in Family Planning. 9:00–9:30 Registration, Exhibition, Coffee 9:30–11:00 Contraception Matters 11:00–11:30 Exhibition and Coffee 11:30–13:00 Contraception Matters 13:00 Conference Closes
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Ophthalmology Workshop

Nov. 17, 2018 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.

  • MediConf
  • John Innes Centre Norwich NR4 7UH
  • 30
  • This workshop is run in association with Primary Care Ophthalmology, a training organisation, who provide high quality, practical, focused training to primary care GP's and nurses, covering all you need to know to provide eye care in the community. primarycareophthalmology.co.uk
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Men's Health and Diabetes 2018

Nov. 24, 2018 8:45 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

  • MediConf
  • Royal Society of Medicine London W1G 0AE
  • 0
  • Dr Jonny Coxon and Paul Dromgoole An interactive, case study focused workshop applying evidence to clinical decisions in diabetes management. We are keen that the focus is on YOUR clinical dilemmas and that you leave this meeting with strategies that may help! At the end of the session, delegates will have gained: • A greater understanding of positioning of glucose lowering therapies within a ranges of patient ‘profiles’ • A broader understanding of complication risk factor management in diabetes • Awareness of the challenges and medico-legal issues around diabetes in those of childbearing age • Further strategies to help convey messages of risk and benefit of intervention in Type 2 Diabetes • An opportunity to discuss your diabetes related challenges and dilemmas and to take ‘home’ solutions!
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Women's Health: A Life Course Approach

Nov. 24, 2018 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.

  • MediConf
  • The University of the West of England Bristol BS34 8QZ
  • 30
  • Dr Anne Connolly 09:00-09:30 Registration, Exhibition and Coffee 09:30-11:00 Women's Health Part One Using case based discussion, understanding the importance of a life-course approach, we will explore a range of typical problems that women present to us in our primary care clinics to update and improve the care we provide. Cases to manage consultations using latest FSRH guidance including: • postnatal contraception • contraception in women aged over 40 • emergency contraception • managing bleeding problems on hormonal contraception 11:00-11:30 Exhibition and Coffee 11:30-13:00 Women's Health Part Two Using cases to discuss problem-based consultations commonly seen in primary care including from: • post-coital bleeding • vulval irritation • vaginal discharge • hormones and mood • pelvic pain • 'flushes and sweats’ 13:00 Close of Event
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Women's Health Update 2018

Nov. 24, 2018 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.

  • MediConf
  • The Golden Jubilee Conference Hotel Glasgow G81 4SA
  • 30
  • Dr Diana Mansour 09:00-9:30Registration, Exhibition Coffee 09:30-11:00 Women’s Health issues Managing women’s health problems in primary care using case-based discussions and up to date, evidence-based medicine and will include: • Sexual health issues including problematic vaginal discharge • Cervical screening update – changes to the NHS screening programme • Period pains and bleeding problems • Chronic pelvic pain – will it ever go away • Premenstrual syndrome – fact or fiction • PCOS • Urinary problems • Menopause issues – options and choices 11:00-11:30 Exhibition and Coffee 11:30-13:00 Contraception Update What’s new? New FSRH guidelines and changes Managing commonly occurring problems related to contraceptive methods 13:00 Close of Event
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MSK Study Morning

Nov. 24, 2018 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.

  • MediConf
  • The Village Hotel Leeds North Leeds LS16 5PR
  • 22
  • David Price Back pain and Sciatica in General Practice • History and examination • Differential diagnosis • Investigations • Treatments • Commonly used medications • Red Flags not to be missed Hip pain in General Practice • History and examination • Differential diagnosis • Investigations • Treatments • Commonly used medications • Red Flags not to be missed
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Contraception Matters 2018

Nov. 24, 2018 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.

  • MediConf
  • The Conference Centre at LACE Liverpool L17 1AA
  • 30
  • Prof. John Guillebaud This will be a thorough update of Topical Issues in Family Planning. 9:00–9:30 Registration, Exhibition, Coffee 9:30–11:00 Contraception Matters 11:00 – 11:30 Exhibition and Coffee 11:30 – 13:00 Contraception Matters 13:00 Conference Closes
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Mental Health Study Morning

Nov. 24, 2018 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.

  • MediConf
  • Future Inns Plymouth Plymouth PL6 5DA
  • 30
  • Dr Laura Pogue Learning Objectives • Identify and manage complex/challenging patients with mental health problems • Practical tips on communication, brief interventions and assessments in primary care mental health • Prescribing tips – good practice and handy hints • Using a whole patient approach in achieving a positive outcome eg alternatives to prescribing • Primary care overview of treatment resistance in depression and personality disorders Learning Outcomes • Increase confidence in managing mental health problems • Safe, rational prescribing of mental health drugs • Increase understanding of specific mental health disorders • To be able to use more resources during a mental health consultation
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Eye essentials for GPs

Nov. 28, 2018 7 p.m. - 10 p.m.

  • Doctify and MyLocumManager
  • Doctify HQ London NW1 8AH
  • 0
  • Doctify and Surina from MyLocumManager would like to invite GP's to come to join us for a free educational evening at their offices in Camden market. Come and enjoy an interactive evening of talks from top medical eye experts on the latest topics in eye diseases and advances and best practice in care. There will be a chance to ask experts advice on how you manage key eye problems in the community, followed by food, drinks and a networking opportunity with colleagues. Topics include Red Eye Ophthalmic Emergencies
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GU Medicine Study Morning

Dec. 1, 2018 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.

  • MediConf
  • The H Suite Edgbaston Birmingham B16 0AA
  • 22
  • Dr Nadi Gupta Common GU Problems in Primary Care • Testing for STI’s in Primary Care • Who to treat and who to refer • Management of Common STI’s • STI presentations: o Asymptomatic o Dysuria o Discharge o Abdominal pain o Post-coital / intermenstrual bleeding o Ulcers o Itch and Rashes o Lumps / bumps o Extragenital manifestations What the average GP needs to know about HIV Infection • Background • HIV and the consequences of infection • Conditions that should raise warning flags for HIV testing in primary care • HIV testing in primary care • Management of HIV patients with a primary care focus • Important HIV drug interactions in primary care
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Respiratory Update 2018

Dec. 1, 2018 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.

  • MediConf
  • Cardiff School of Management Cardiff Metropolitan University Cardiff CF5 2YB
  • 30
  • Dr Steve Holmes Asthma – 2018 • New diagnosis guidelines (BTS / SIGN) and applying them • Treatment update (maintenance and acute) • Children and wheeze in the under 5 year group • Exercise and asthma (athletes and normal people!) COPD – 2018 • Early accurate diagnosis (microspirometry, spirometry and the clinical process) • Treatment update (maintenance and acute) • Applying lots of guidelines to an individual - how do other morbidities affect our medical management in COPD? New Inhalers • A run down on the latest products Hot Topics 2018 • This area will cover key updates on other respiratory conditions where major evidence and guidelines should influence our practice in primary care including: • Exercise benefits and the lung • Smoking and e-cigarette update • Antibiotics – when to use in potential infections • Latest tips for diagnosis and management of other respiratory diseases (cancer / ILD / bronchiectasis)
  • Link to Site

Women's Health Update 2018

Dec. 1, 2018 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.

  • MediConf
  • Renold Building, Altrincham Terrace Manchester M1 7JR
  • 30
  • Dr Diana Mansour 9:00-9:30 Registration, Exhibition, Coffee 09:30-11:00 Women’s Health issues Managing women’s health problems in primary care using case-based discussions and up to date, evidence-based medicine and will include: • Sexual health issues including problematic vaginal discharge • Cervical screening update – changes to the NHS screening programme • Period pains and bleeding problems • Chronic pelvic pain – will it ever go away • Premenstrual syndrome – fact or fiction • PCOS • Urinary problems • Menopause issues – options and choices 11:00-11:30 Exhibition and Coffee 11:30-13:00 Contraception Update What’s new? New FSRH guidelines and changes Managing commonly occurring problems related to contraceptive methods 13:00 Close of Event
  • Link to Site

Understanding Lab Results

Dec. 1, 2018 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.

  • MediConf
  • MKCC Strudwick Drive Milton Keynes MK6 2TG
  • 30
  • Dr Ahai Luvai >Monitoring Drug Treatment >Vitamin D >Lipids >Clinical Case Studies >Interactive Questions and Answers
  • Link to Site

Women's Health: A Life Course Approach

Dec. 1, 2018 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.

  • MediConf
  • Holiday Inn Royal Victoria Sheffield S4 7YE
  • 30
  • Dr Anne Connolly 9:00-9:30 Registration, Exhibition Coffee 09:30-11:00 Women's Health Part One Using case based discussion, understanding the importance of a life-course approach, we will explore a range of typical problems that women present to us in our primary care clinics to update and improve the care we provide. Cases to manage consultations using latest FSRH guidance including: • postnatal contraception • contraception in women aged over 40 • emergency contraception • managing bleeding problems on hormonal contraception 11:00-11:30 Exhibition and Coffee 11:30-13:00 Women's Health Part Two Using cases to discuss problem-based consultations commonly seen in primary care including from: • post-coital bleeding • vulval irritation • vaginal discharge • hormones and mood • pelvic pain • 'flushes and sweats’ 13:00 Close of Event
  • Link to Site

Challenging Mental Health Problems

Dec. 1, 2018 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.

  • MediConf
  • The Golden Jubilee Conference Hotel Glasgow G81 4SA
  • 30
  • Dr Laura Pogue >The Syndromes >The Malingerers >The Abusive and The Abused >Bipolar Disorder and Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Link to Site