The challenge of managing recurrent infections in a busy clinic – is the patient immunodeficient?

Category
Medical and Dental Sciences
Date(s)
Wednesday 15th May 2013 (09:00-13:30)
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Description

Course Summary

The course aims to increase the awareness of the possibility of immunodeficiency and to know when to investigate and when to refer.

Learning Outcomes

  • Increase understanding of how a patient with immunodeficiency presents
  • Learn what tests can be done as a basic screen for immunodeficiency
  • Increase understanding of managing recurrent infections, when no immune deficiency has been found
  • Understand which patients in general practice may be at risk of secondary immunodeficiency

Speakers

Dr Alex Richter – Clinical Lecturer in Immunology, University of Birmingham

Course details

Duration 
Half day

Location
Primary care clinical sciences, University of Birmingham

Is this course accredited?
This is a half day CPD accredited course

Fees
£50 per person 

How to apply
Register for this course using a debit / credit card at our online shop.

For more information please contact Tamara Ball
Email: t.c.ball@bham.ac.uk
Tel: 0121 414 2381