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Chronic Kidney Disease Issues for General Practitioners: 4 Common Cases

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Gepps Cross Hotel

560 Main N Road

Blair Athol, SA 5084

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For GPs, Nurses & Allied Health Professionals

This education session will provide attendees with information on how to identify patients in the general practice setting who are at higher risk of developing Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD). The presenter will advise best practice management for diabetic kidney issues and discuss the high prevalence and poor outcomes of CKD in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

LEARNING OUTCOMES

  • Explore the role of the GP in preventing and detecting CKD in the primary care setting.
  • Define the goals for best practice management of CKD, particularly diabetic kidney disease.
  • Discuss the high prevalence and poor outcomes of CKD in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.
  • Define best management for resistant hypertension including lifestyle and pharmacological management.
  • Implement a practice-based system, for patient safety to identify patients at higher risk of CKD for a kidney health check.

AGENDA

6.30pm - 7.00pm Registration & dinner
7.00pm - 8.00pm Presentation by Dr Anjelo Joberto
8.00pm - 8.10pm Tea/coffee break
8.10pm - 9.10pm Presentation resumes
9.10pm - 9.30pm Q&A and evaluations

This workshop is developed and endorsed by the Primary Care Education Advisory Committee for KHA.
RACGP QI&CPD activity number: 114156

This event is funded by the Adelaide Primary Health Network - an Australian Government Initiative

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Gepps Cross Hotel

560 Main N Road

Blair Athol, SA 5084

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