Back Pain Management in primary care
CPD Hours : 3
This session aims to develop your consultation skills in assessing patients who present
with back pain in primary care.
- Develop skills in taking a structured history in a patient presenting with back pain
- Recognise yellow flags and how to manage
- Recognise red flags and able to safety net or refer appropriately.
- Use a case study approach to explore current treatment options and differential diagnosis
Who Should Attend
Pharmacists, advanced paramedics and nurses wishing to develop skills in clinical decision-making, identifying red flags and management of minor illness presentations in general practice, urgent care and walk in centres. A case study approach is used to explore differential diagnoses, and pharmacological and non pharmacological interventions including safety netting and worsening care advice.
It is recommended that participants have a minimum of 2 years post qualifying experience and reviewed the pre-course recommended videos on neurological examination.
- Work booklet
- Audio presentation
Lecturer: Dr Parmy Deol, A&E Consultant Chelsea and Westminster Hospital
3 Day Clinical History Taking, Documentation and Examination Skills
Neurological Assessment Workshop
Back Pain webinar