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Early medical abortion for pharmacists: mifepristone and misoprostol

For community pharmacists planning to dispense EMA medicines.

Prescribing for common infections

Provding information for primary health care professionals to enhance patient care around the use of antibiotics. 

Sports-related concussion

Sports-related head injuries and concussion can be difficult to assess and manage.  

Achilles tendon rupture: diagnosis & treatment

Tendinopathy and rupture are the two most common pathologies involving the Achilles tendon.

Parkinson’s Disease - Mate pākenetana

Gain a better understanding of Parkinson's Disease.

Abnormal Uterine Bleeding / Pipelle sampling

Module created by Waitemata DHB for primary healthcare providers practicing in the ADHB and/or WDHB areas.

Diabetic foot disease

Regular foot checks and good daily foot care are an important part of the prevention and management of diabetic foot disease.

Interpreting unusual thyroid function tests

Thyroid conditions are among the most common endocrine disorders.

Concussion/Mild Traumatic Brain Injury (mTBI)

When your patient is diagnosed with a concussion, it's not always easy to know how to best manage them.

Acute low back pain

Acute low back pain is common and can occur without any definite event or injury.

Cardiovascular disease risk assessment & management

Cardiovascular disease is largely preventable and is associated with large within-population health inequalities.

Diagnosing dying

To recognise when a patient you are working with is actively dying, i.e., in the last 24-48 hours of life.

Mild cognitive impairment; diagnosis and management

Primary care physicians play a crucial role in the detection and management of MCI that potentially could be life-changing to the individual.

Gout: treatment & management

Gout is one of the most common forms of acute arthritis, particularly among Māori and Pacific men as well as older people on diuretic therapy.

Exercise prescriptions

Physical activity is a highly effective treatment for many types of chronic diseases.