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Type: On-demand
Recorded: 3 Sep 2020

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Email: RACGP Rural
Call: 07 3456 8967

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Non-Members: FREE

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Rural Health Webinar Series - Heart Failure

On-demand recorded 3 Sep 2020

This webinar will explore the findings of the SHAPE Study (A retrospective cohort Study of Heart failure in the Australian Primary carE setting) and what this means for GPs in improving their approach to heart failure.

Learning outcomes

  1. Outline the importance of appropriately managing heart failure, both for patients and the broader healthcare system
  2. Identify opportunities for optimising patient care in the GP setting
  3. Discuss how GPs can work effectively with cardiologists to appropriately manage heart failure
This event attracts 2 CPD points

This event attracts 2 CPD points

Speakers

Professor Andrew Sindone

Professor Andrew Sindone is the Director of the Heart Failure Unit and Department of Cardiac Rehabilitation at Concord Hospital and Head of Department of Cardiology at Ryde Hospital. He also holds academic appointments at the University of Sydney and Western Sydney University.

Honorary Clinical Associate Professor Ralph Audehm

Honorary Clinical Associate Professor Ralph Audehm is a general practitioner who graduated from Melbourne University in 1984 and has worked for over 25 years in general practice. He is experienced in managing all types of patients. He obtained a Diploma from the Royal Australian College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists in 1987 and is an Honorary Clinical Associate Professor at the Department of General Practice, University of Melbourne. He has had a long-standing interest in the management of chronic conditions in General Practice especially diabetes and heart disease. He enjoys teaching medical students, GP registrars and General Practitioners.

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