GP clinical workshop - "The Middle Ages"

Saturday 5 November 2011, 9am

This free educational event is open to GPs, GP registrars, locums and nurse practitioners/practice nurses and can count towards continuing professional development (CPD).

The day will be hosted by consultants and delegates will have the opportunity to present cases for discussion and the consultants will give their opinion regarding treatment.

Workshop leaders

  • Dr Javed Akhtar, consultant cardiologist
    Cardiac arrhythmia presenting as palpitations, dizziness and faints – when to reassure and when to refer. This session will include practical scenarios using ECG recordings to show different arrhythmias

  • Dr T W Koh, consultant cardiologist
    Guidelines for investigating chest pain and screening the over 40’s for cardiovascular disease, and the role of advanced imaging including Cardiac CT scanning. The session will include how to take a proactive approach with your intermediate cardiovascular risk patients.

  • Mr Bhik Kotecha, consultant ENT surgeon
    Snoring and sleep apnoea

  • Dr Dipak Mukherjee, consultant in respiratory medicine
    Respiratory medicine update

Saturday 5 November 2011. Registration and coffee at 09.00 for 09.20 start and lunch at 12.45.

Holiday Inn, Brook Street, Brentwood, Essex, CM14 5NF (at M25 Junction 28, direction Brentwood A1023)

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The event is free but numbers are limited. To book your place, or for more information please e-mail, please write 'GP' in the subject line and include your name, the name of your practice, telephone number and email address.

Please note: We will send confirmation of your place by email along with your Spire Event Pass. Please print and bring this pass with you on the day to gain admittance to the event. Anyone arriving at the event without a Spire Event Pass may not be admitted.

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