Healthed webcast – COVID Update + The Role of GP in Post Prostate Cancer Care, Oral Contraception Update, Allergic and Non-Allergic Rhinitis – Practical Approach for GPs
|When||16th August 2022, 7pm - 9pm AEST (NSW, VIC, TAS, ACT, QLD), 6:30pm - 8:30pm ACDT (SA, NT), 5pm - 7pm AWST (WA)|
COVID Update – Prof Michael Toole AM
In this COVID update: Are we really past the peak? The waves are merging, reinfection patterns changing, Moderna jab for all over 6mths? & more.
Monkeypox: Not just an STI, in the USA it's out of control, in Australian not enough jabs currently available.
The Role of GP in Post Prostate Cancer Care – Dr Henry Woo
Treating chronic allergic rhinitis can be a challenge, especially considering the variety of options, including over-the-counter remedies. This lecture will look at the latest evidence and understanding about allergic rhinitis and provide a framework on how best to assess, investigate and manage this often very miserable condition.
Oral Contraception Update – Dr Terri Foran
An update on what’s new in oral contraception both in terms options as well as changed understandings. This will include topics such as the role of progestogen-only Pills in women with risk factors for combined Pill use, the differences between the various oestrogens and progestogens used in contraceptive Pills in Australia.
Allergic and Non-Allergic Rhinitis – Practical Approach for GPs – Dr Jessica Tattersall
For those patients who have had surgical prostatectomy, GPs are often at forefront of dealing with incontinence and erectile dysfunction issues. Whereas those who are medically managed, it is often the physical and psychosocial issues associated with androgen therapy that can be challenging. This talk will provide lost of practical advice for GPs to effectively manage these ongoing issues.