antimicrobial modules logoAntimicrobial prescribing courses

Developed in collaboration with the Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care (ACSQHC) this is a collection of online courses that deal with antimicrobial prescribing in hospital settings.

The antimicrobial prescribing courses are computer and mobile device compatible.    Compatible with computer and mobile devices

 

 

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Bacteraemia 2017

Self enrolment

In this course, you will treat Mr Johannes Kepler, a 69-year-old male who underwent a hemicolectomy for carcinoma of the descending colon and develops a fever and chills 3 days post-operatively.

Developed in collaboration with the Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care (ACSQHC).

Target audience: Health professionals working in a hospital setting. Health professional students.

CPD points: It is recommended that 45 CPD minutes be recorded for the purposes of self-directed CPD.

QPI PIP: No.

In this course, you will treat a 72-year-old man who was admitted to hospital for an exacerbation of chronic heart failure (CHF) on a background of rate-controlled atrial fibrillation and a previous myocardial infarction. For three days prior to admission, he has noticed decreased exercise tolerance and had been waking up at night with shortness of breath.

Developed in collaboration with the Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care (ACSQHC).

Target audience: Health professionals working in a hospital setting. Health professional students.

CPD points: It is recommended that 45 CPD minutes be recorded for the purposes of self-directed CPD.

QPI PIP: No.

In this course, you will treat a 68 year old who has been brought by ambulance to the emergency department with illness that began 5 or 6 days before with malaise, sore throat and coryza, and has developed into chills and sweats together with a productive cough.

Developed in collaboration with the Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care (ACSQHC).

Target audience: Health professionals working in a hospital setting. Health professional students.

CPD points: It is recommended that 45 CPD minutes be recorded for the purposes of self-directed CPD.

QPI PIP: No.

In this course you will treat Mrs Clark, a 60 year old retired teacher, who has been referred to the emergency department by her General Practitioner with fever, generalized myalgia, left loin pain and irritative lower urinary tract symptoms.

Developed in collaboration with the Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care (ACSQHC).

Target audience: Health professionals working in a hospital setting. Health professional students.

CPD points: GPs View details

QPI PIP: Yes View details

In this course, a 67-year-old lady who weighs 90 kg, presents to your pre-admission clinic for review. She has a possible penicillin allergy and is due to have an elective left total hip replacement to manage pain due to osteoarthritis.

Developed in collaboration with the Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care (ACSQHC).

Target audience: Health professionals working in a hospital setting. Health professional students.

CPD points: It is recommended that 45 CPD minutes be recorded for the purposes of self-directed CPD.

QPI PIP: No.