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Older adults and drinking: assessment and management

The focus of this course is older adults who are not likely to be identified as at risk because of alcohol.

Prescribing opioids

Dr Alistair Dunn discusses opioids in the context of pain management in the non-palliative setting.

Eating disorders

Early detection and treatment of eating disorders, especially within the first 3 years of illness onset are important to improve long-term outcomes

Neuromuscular conditions

This course covers the presentation and prognosis of the more common neuromuscular diseases.

Gastro-oesophageal reflux disease

We talk with Dr John Perry about optimizing management of a patient with gastro-oesophageal reflux disease. Topic covered:

Palliative care for the non-cancer patient

Non-cancer life limiting diseases are illnesses which are progressive, eventually leading to deterioration that results in death.

Health and wellbeing for Māori

Developing strong relationships with your patients and their families leads to greater diagnosis accuracy and continuity of care.

Diabetic kidney disease

We talk with Dr Hari Talreja about diabetic kidney disease.

Childhood stuttering

Information about stuttering, evidence-based advice, support, and speech language therapy referral options.

Minimising harm in opioid drug prescribing

Prescribing opioid medications can be problematic due to potential for dependence and misuse.

Dementia care for Māori

This resource provides information and tools around communicating with Māori patients and their whānau.

HPV immunisation in primary care

Associate Professor Nikki Turner about optimising HPV vaccination and the impact on clinical outcomes.

Respiratory infections in children

In this responsible prescribing video presentation, our specialists discuss the management of respiratory illness in children.

Maximising the health of older people

GP Professor Ngaire Kerse on maximising the health of our older patients. Topics covered include:

Palliative care: metastatic pancreatic cancer

Pancreatic cancer is a major cause of cancer-associated death. It is currently the fourth highest cause of cancer death in developed countries.