Diagnosing and Managing Heart Failure

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Education Development Centre

4 Milner St, Hindmarsh

Adelaide, SA 5007

Australia

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For General Practitioners & Nurses

This session will provide information on recognising, evaluating and managing heart failure patients safely and effectively in primary care setting. Dr. Daryl Ooi, Cardiologist at NALHN and SA Heart, will provide information on currently available pharmacological options and ways to reduce hospital presentations and importance of non-pharmacological management.


Learning outcomes

  • Recognise and evaluate heart failure patients in primary care.

  • Manage heart failure patients safely and effectively in a GP setting.

  • Outline current pharmacological options to reduce mortality and morbidity, including reducing hospital presentation.

  • Discuss the importance of non-pharmacological management of heart failure and the encouragement of self-management.


Agenda

6:00pm - 6:30pm Registration and dinner
6:30pm - 7:30pm Presentation by Dr. Daryl Ooi, Clinical Cardiologist, NALHN and SA Heart
7:30pm - 7:45pm Tea break
7:45pm - 8:45pm Presentation continued
8:45pm - 9:00pm Q&A, Evaluations and Close


Presenter

Dr. Daryl Ooi
Clinical Cardiologist
NALHN and SA Heart


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4 RACGP CAT 2 Points


This activity is supported by funding from the Australian Government through the PHN program.

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Education Development Centre

4 Milner St, Hindmarsh

Adelaide, SA 5007

Australia

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