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Featured Healthcare Accredited CPD Courses: February 2022

eCPD Healthcare (healthcare-ecpd.co.za) offers CPD courses accredited by the HPCSAHPCNA, and AHPCSA.

As cancer is potentially a very serious and life-threatening condition, for Cancer Awareness Day on 4 February 2022 we tried to highlight the importance of the day through our CPD courses.

We have three new courses dedicated to advancing your knowledge in cancer treatment:

  1. Ototoxicity in children with cancer
  2. Oral cavity and lip cancer – risk factors, pathogenesis, and prevention
  3. Susceptibility to Infectious Diseases in Cancer Patients

In addition, we offer three Medical Cannabis specialised courses to help you learn about the use of Medical Cannabis in patients:

Lastly, this month’s featured Express CPD courses (access them with an annual membership) are:

  1. Counselling and Psychotherapy: Negotiating retirement
    The aim of this article was to analyse the effect of work-retirement transitions on post-retirement mental health in individuals with different working conditions in late working life.
  2. Intensive Care: Post-Intensive Care Syndrome & COVID-19
    The aim of this article is to provide a review of recent advances and perspectives of PICS and additional challenges of COVID-19.
  3. Physiotherapy: BeBo Concept: Physiotherapy management of Urinary Incontinence in woman after Natural Childbirth
    In this article the effects of the BeBo Concept on improving urinary incontinence in woman after their first vaginal delivery is evaluated.
  4. Neurology: Understanding the Management of Parkinson’s: Drug and Non-Drug Treatment Options
    The aim of this article is to allow healthcare professionals to review the different therapies available to treat Parkinson’s.

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For any questions, please contact support@ecpd.co.za.

Featured Healthcare Accredited CPD Courses

eCPD Healthcare (healthcare-ecpd.co.za) offers CPD courses which are accredited by the HPCSAHPCNA, and AHPCSA.

This month’s featured Express CPD courses (access them with an annual membership)

  1. Cardiology: Heart Failure with Reduced Ejection Fraction (HFrEF) – A Comprehensive Review of Drug Classes Available
    The aim of this article is to review the medicines available to manage heart failure.
  2. Family Medicine: Neuroendocrine tumours: Patient-reported delays to diagnosis, routes to diagnosis and presenting symptoms
    Learn the symptoms prior to diagnosis of people with known neuroendocrine tumours.
  3. Anaesthesiology: Anaesthetic considerations for the paediatric tonsillectomy
    Learn a perioperative approach with emphasis on risk stratification in the child booked for an adenotonsillectomy.
  4. Audiology: Air Bone Gaps in Inner Ear Disorders
    This article looks at the presence of Air Bone Gap, with Inner Ear Diseases.
  5. Physiotherapy: Clinical Overview of Cerebral Palsy in children
    This article reviews the clinical characteristics, cause, diagnosis, and management of Cerebral Palsy in children.

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This month’s featured Specialised CPD courses (pay per course)

Three of our specialised courses are on special until 10 January 2022 with a 15% discount:

  1. New Guidelines on Hypertensive Disorders in Pregnancy
    Only R1 081,20 incl. VAT. 8 CPD points.
    Hypertensive disorders in pregnancy, such as pre-eclampsia, contribute significantly to maternal and foetal deaths in South Africa. This course is for family physicians, medical officers, general practitioners, midwives, and nurse practitioners working in primary care and district hospital levels to get up to date with the new national clinical guidelines.
  2. Learning About Brief Behaviour Change Counselling
    Only R 637.50 incl. VAT. 4 CPD points.
    Understand how to motivate lifestyle change in your patients and reduce their risk of disease through theory and modelling. This new model of brief behaviour change counselling can be integrated into the consultation to improve physical activity, stop smoking, reduce harmful alcohol use, eat more healthily, have safer sex or improve adherence to medication. This course is aimed at all healthcare professionals to assist them, especially when dealing with high risk patients as well as those patients who seek lifestyle related advice.
  3. Becoming Competent in Brief Behaviour Change Counselling
    Only R 1 275.00 incl. VAT. 8 CPD points.
    Improve your ability to motivate lifestyle change in your patients and reduce their risk of disease through theory, modelling, and feedback on practice. This new model of brief behaviour change counselling can be integrated into the consultation to improve physical activity, stop smoking, reduce harmful alcohol use, eat more healthily, have safer sex or improve adherence to medication. This course is aimed at all healthcare professionals to assist them, especially when dealing with high-risk patients as well as those patients who seek lifestyle related advice.

For any questions, please contact support@ecpd.co.za.

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