Applied Pharmacology for Advanced Clinical Practice
Course dates:

24 June 2019

Time:

9:30 - 16:30

Duration:

1 day

Fees:

£120

Qualification:

Continuing Professional Development (CPD)

Location

Coventry University

Faculty:

Faculty of Health and Life Sciences


Get in touch

Health and Social Care Unit

02477 655958/5388


cpdadmissions.hls@coventry.ac.uk

Overview

This one-day course covers relevant pharmacological issues for physiotherapists working in or wanting to work in advanced practice roles.

Course detail

The day will address common issues relevant to blood testing such as:

  • Key aspects of pharmaco‐kinetics and pharmaco‐dynamics
  • The use, action and side effects of analgesics and NSAIDs
  • Drug actions and interactions and side effects of common medication
  • Drug history assessment

Who should attend?

The course is aimed at Physiotherapists, ESPs, Nurses, Podiatrists and Health Care Practitioners working in musculoskeletal, orthopaedic and rheumatology fields.

Tutor

Dave Baker ‐ Clinical Director for Complete Physio as well as the Chairman of the Association for Chartered Physiotherapists with an interest in Orthopaedic Medicine and Injection Therapy (ACPOMIT). Dave specialises in image guided injections, diagnostic ultrasound and prescribing and was one of the first physiotherapists to be given independent prescribing rights.

Fee

£120.00 per delegate, which includes workshop resource pack and a CPD course certificate.

Location

RCG17, Richard Crossman Building, Jordan Well Street, Coventry University, Coventry, CV1 5FB.

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