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Stroke Prevention and Management Update - On Demand
Think FAST! A stroke can happen anytime. In New Zealand, it has been estimated that around 8 – 9000 people will experience a stroke event each year – with the numbers predicted to grow by 40% over the next 10 years based on new research from Associate Professor Anna Ranta.
Associate Prof. Ranta presents this webinar providing an overview of the pathophysiology, prevalence, risk factors and symptoms of stroke. Stroke prevention and management strategies with a focus on pharmacological therapies as well as other interventions such as lifestyle modifications are also discussed.
Enrol in this on-demand course to make sure your knowledge is up to date on the prevention and management of stroke.
Substance Impaired Driving - On Demand
We all know about the risks of driving while drinking alcohol or taking illegal substances while driving. However prescription medication can also affect a persons ability to drive safely. Many people are not aware of the risks associated with driving while on prescription medication such as analgesics, antidepressants, antihistamines, heart medication e.g. beta blockers, anti-epileptics and anti-psychotics.
Understanding Asian Health Values - On Demand
Different cultures have different ways of understanding health and illness. In order to interact effectively with clients of different cultures in the health setting, it is crucial that we are aware of our clients' cultural values and also our own.
Join this course to learn about the core values of Asian cultures, the traditional Chinese approach to health, how differences in health beliefs may pose barriers to interaction and more.