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Midwifery VTE Education Program

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Mater Misericordiae Hospital

Ward Street

Rockhampton City, QLD 4700

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Designed for health care workers to increase knowledge and awareness on the nature of Venous Thromboembolism (VTE) in the pregnant woman, during childbirth and the puperperium. This program includes the identification of patient risk factors and the various modalities of prophylaxis using the Queensland Clinical Guideline: VTE prophylaxis and other evidence based guidelines. The agenda includes:

* Development and diagnosis of VTE (DVT & PE)

* Nature and prevalence of VTE

* VTE causal factors

* VTE prophylaxis options

* Risk identification and management of VTE

This course has been endorsed by the Australian College of Midwives.

It will be held in the FABIAN Room, Lower Ground Floor, Mater Rockhampton Hospital. A light evening meal will be provided at not cost to participants. RSVP is essential. Please use the REGISTER tab on the Eventbrite electronic version of this invitation.

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Mater Misericordiae Hospital

Ward Street

Rockhampton City, QLD 4700

Australia

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