MIMS Learning Live Digital: November 2020

This energising series of clinical learning worth 5+ CPD points. Engage with expert speakers on a range of  topics. 

Conference Programme 2020

08:30- 09:30

Registration

09:30- 09:45

Chair’s welcome 
Dr Nigel Stollery

09:45- 10:30

Psoriasis

  • Patterns/types of psoriasis
  • Primary care management 
  • Referral 
  • Mental health in patients with psoriasis

10:30- 11:00

11:00-11:30

Morning refreshments

11:30- 12:00

Cow’s milk allergy 

  • The challenges around appropriate diagnosis and management of CMA in primary care
  • Guidelines and tools to support diagnosis and management
  • Clear guidance on when to appropriately use EHF and AAF

Sponsored session – [Initiated, funded and reviewed by Nutricia]

12:00- 12:45

Primary and secondary prevention of stroke

  • Lifestyle
  • Case identification
  • Intervention and targets
  • Future developments in care

12:45-13:15

Wellness/mindfulness

13:15-14:15

Lunch

14:30- 15:15

Management of COPD in patients with comorbidities

  • The majority of patients with COPD have significant co-morbidities 
  • Management of co-morbidities is a key feature of the management of COPD
  • This presentation focusses on a multi dimensional approach to COPD practice in primary care
Dr Kevin Gruffydd-Jones
 

15:00-15:30

15:30-15:50

Afternoon refreshments

15:50-16:35

Red flags in respiratory symptoms

  • Respiratory symptoms/signs that should alert us to serious pathology
  • Pros and cons of common investigations used for respiratory symptoms
  • Current guidelines and how these fit in with investigation of respiratory emergencies
  • Red flags for difficult or severe asthma