UCC CPD courses

Cardiovascular Disease in Primary Care Masterclass

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  • Title

    Cardiovascular Disease in Primary Care Masterclass

  • Code

    CPD1684

  • College

    Centre for Continuing Professional Development

  • Duration

    1 Day Programme

  • Qualifications

    Cert of Attendance

  • Fees

    €10.00 See Fees and Costs for full details.

  • Entry Requirements

    See Requirements for full details.

  • Closing Date

    Thursday 7th February 2019

  • Venue

    Room G02, Western Gateway Building,

    University College Cork

    Western Road

     

     

  • Professional Accrediting Body

    ICGP CPD /GMS Study leave accreditation is pending

  • Start Date

    Saturday 9th February 2019

Outline

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09:00

Welcome and Introduction Prof. Colin Bradley

 

Heart Failure  

09:10

What can be done to prevent Heart Failure - Introduction to practical application of STOP-HF

Prof Ken McDonald, Cardiologist and national clinical lead for  the Heart Failure Clinical Care programme

09:40 

How to Diagnose Heart Failure 

Dr Cormac O Dubhghaill, GP Cork

10.05

What is the Heart Failure phenotype and why is this important?

Prof Ken McDonald

10:20

Coffee break

10:50

Tips on titrating medication for heart failure Prof. Mark Ledwidge, Pharmacist and Co-Founder 2003 Heartbeat Trust

11:20

What does your patient need to do for self-care? 

Mairead Lehane Advanced Nurse Practitioner candidate (Heart Failure) Mallow  Hospital 

11:50

The checklist for the patient with  heart failure with stable symptoms

Prof Ken McDonald

12:05

Management of the patient with  Deteriorating Heart Failure

Dr Joe Gallagher, GP Wexford and ICGP National Integrated Care lead for Heart Failure  

12:30

Expert Panel- Bring your patient case queries-open discussion of cases and ask us anything!

13:15- 2pm

Lunch

 

Stroke Prevention

14:00

Introduction to Atrial Fibrillation  Dr Mahesh Pauriah, Cardiologist at the Mater Private Hospital, Cork

14:10

Screening, Diagnosis and Management of Uncomplicated Atrial Fibrillation – Dr Diarmuid Quinlan GP Cork and  ICGP National Integrated Care lead for Diabetes

14:40

Diagnosis and Management of Hypertension  – Prof Colin Bradley

15:30

Case Discussions – Dr Diarmuid Quinlan, Dr Mahesh Pauriah Cardiologist  and Speaker on Hypertension

16:30

Finish

Requirements

Fees and Costs

Registration Fee €10.00

(This fee is to cover administration costs of the University only).

How Do I Apply

Online registrations for this masterclass are now closed, however spaces are still available.  

You can register in person, on the morning of the masterclass.  Please ensure that you have payment of €10 available in cash on the morning.

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