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This course looks in depth at the results of the Structured Testing Programme (STeP), a 12-month primary-care study of the effects of structured self-monitoring of blood glucose in noninsulin-treated patients with Type-2 Diabetes (Ref 1). This landmark study conclusively shows that self-monitoring of blood glucose in Type 2 diabetics, who are not on insulin, leads to significantly better long-term glycaemic control and quality of life, without increasing the frequency of self-testing. Along with the outcomes of the study, this course looks at the practical clinical lessons that you can immediately apply to the treatment of your own patients.
Upon completing this course you will be given a certificate of completion. This can be used for your PDP.
Added 28/09/2011 - 219 Visits - Diabetes
Spotting the sick child
The interactive resource enables users to follow a patient's journey, making decisions on their treatment and assessing their response. It also includes advise on carrying out examinations, communicating with children and red flag conditions.
Added 23/08/2011 - 401 Visits - Minor Illness
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science and medicine si.te
Lots of information about science and medicine on one site
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Diabetic foot problems
FREE Diabetic Foot Problems training.
In association with NICE.
Click on Nursing Times Learning on Home page. Find Diabetic Foot Problems module - accept terms & register (you will need an email address & password).
2 hours CPD & a certificate!
Added 22/08/2011 - 448 Visits - Diabetes - Free
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Genetic alliance uk
Information about genetic conditions and support
Added 15/09/2011 - 195 Visits -
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E-Learning for HealthCare
A selection of free learning courses available once registered.
Useful updates such as child protection and a good sexual health, reproductive health and HIV courses. The sexual health course is the same as GPs have to undertake from FSRH.
Added 29/08/2011 - 403 Visits - Child Protection
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Online cervical sample taker's update
Average Member's Rating 3.0
This online update has been running for thee years and is kept constantly fresh to keep pace with new developments. It takes two and a half to three hours to complete. There are excellent contributions by hospital consultants and a wealth of information on new resources. It is suitable for all sample takers- doctors and nurses and is a convenient way to remain updated according to NHSCSP standards. At £50 plus vat it saves a huge amount of money by avoiding leaving the workplace and for PCTs to avoid paying venue and refreshment costs.
Added 17/09/2011 - 437 Visits - Cervical Cytology
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macmillan cancer care
Site from macmillan/cancer care and support.
Added 15/09/2011 - 262 Visits -
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training on lots of subjects
lots of training info, a gp site but suitable for nurses too. Quite hard work but interesting.
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Nursing In Practice CPD
Asthma ASCEND course modules accredited by the RCN,
also links to smoking cessation/diabetes and obesity education
Added 29/08/2011 - 462 Visits - Respiratory
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interactive case studies
gp site but has useful info for nurses and case studies
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Infection controll, equality & diversity, health and safety, moving and handling.
Added 01/09/2011 - 838 Visits -
Et Al Training
Fully Funded study days around the UK, mostly CVD/CHD/CKD/AF topics.
Well known primary care nurse who has trained thousands of nurses and primary care professionals across the British Isles in the field of cardiovascular prevention and management. She is also editor in chief for the well established and very successful British Journal of Primary Care Nursing for cardiovascular disease diabetes and kidney care.
Added 29/08/2011 - 1385 Visits - CHD - Hypertension - New Starter - Free - Study Day
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An elearning resource for healthcare professionals involved in COPD care
Added 21/08/2011 - 380 Visits - Respiratory - Pharma Sponsored
Sexual Health In Practice
Sexual Health IN-PRACTICE is an introductory resource for nurses and healthcare workers within primary care settings. Consisting of six key sexual health-related topic areas, each topic is supported by a mix of activities, resources and tools for applying sexual health theory in practice.
Added 20/08/2011 - 578 Visits - Contraception - Sexual Health - Free
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Real Life ECGs for you to try!
Training and Support for ECG learning is frighteningly thin on the ground.
We have collected 100s of ECGs, patient symptoms and the final management choices for you to try.
Whether you are a practice nurse that is expected to interpret, or perhaps you could suggest to a delusional GP that concerns you that they try the sight. It will open your eyes, be fun, and you will learn something. It is anonymous, so only you will know the results.
It is run by Consultant Electrophysiologists (they are fancy tertiary level Cardiologists)
Added 11/11/2011 - 304 Visits - CHD - Hypertension - New Starter - Other - Free - Study Day - Diploma Level - Degree Level - Post Grad Level
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Safe use of insulin
Fun and interactive e-learning course Endorsed by the NPSA.
Mandatory for those who prescribe or administer insulin.
Added 23/08/2011 - 411 Visits - Diabetes
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Primary care modules, some free but others from £5.If you subscribe to magazine you can get £50 free modules. Mostly for updates but some good diabetes resources such as diabetes in pregnancy.
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NHS mandatory training supplier
Welcome to Intuition Rubicon, a complete learning, knowledge and talent management suite. Intuition Rubicon brings a new perspective to managing and delivering learning across an enterprise by integrating learning and content management.
Added 29/08/2011 - 889 Visits - Child Protection - Immunisations - Infection Control - Manual Handling - New Starter - Free
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RCGP now has a nurse section, membership £59 p.a. elearning in members only section, have not accessed as yet....
Added 29/08/2011 - 305 Visits -
REAL Respiratory Clinic
The REAL Respiratory Clinic -
Home of the interactive eLearning tool for healthcare
professionals who have an interest in respiratory care to improve their confidence and ability in carrying out patient consultations.
Added 05/09/2011 - 1380 Visits - Respiratory - Free
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National Smoking Cessation training website
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inequalities in cancer care in minorities
Site about the inequalities in care for minorities.
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Introduction to Diabetes for trained nurses
This 2 day course is designed to equip nurses new to general practice, experienced HCA's and qualified community and district nurses with basic knowledge, skills and attitude to ensure the provision of safe and effective care for diabetic patients within the primary care setting.
Added 19/01/2012 - 338 Visits - Diabetes - Study Day
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Courses on lymphoedema.
Added 15/09/2011 - 263 Visits -
I have done three of their on line course's all free and all fantastic.
Added 07/10/2011 - 1371 Visits - CHD - Diabetes - Minor Illness
courses relating to eczema.
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Audit C - alcohol training
Training for the Audit C alcohol questions and audit.
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menopause support group
Information about the menopause and support group.
Added 15/09/2011 - 283 Visits -
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This online course looks at the anatomy and physiology of lung disease, and the theory, performance and interpretation of spirometry including equipment usage and maintenance.
£275 Aug 2011
Added 26/08/2011 - 479 Visits - Respiratory
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Some free modules such as ED and CVD and AF, others from £5 per course
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NHS and Social Care E-learning Resources Database
Average Member's Rating 4.0
A database of e-learning resources to support the training and education of the health and social care workforce
Added 20/08/2011 - 510 Visits - Manual Handling - Respiratory
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Univadis online e-learning
Added 24/08/2011 - 860 Visits - CHD - Contraception - Diabetes - Hypertension - Sexual Health - Free - Pharma Sponsored
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psoriasis information and treatments
Added 14/09/2011 - 395 Visits -
courses for nurses
A search site for nurses
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Ovaraian cancer support site
Information about ovarian cancer and support site.
Added 15/09/2011 - 784 Visits -
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The onmedica.com website is designed for UK healthcare professionals.
Various free courses - register online & choose area's you are interested in.
Added 01/09/2011 - 273 Visits - CHD - Child Protection - Contraception - Diabetes - Hypertension - Minor Illness - Prescribing - Respiratory - Sexual Health - Wound Care - Free - Study Day
genetics and stories about conditions
Genetics information site and patient stories
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british renal care
supporting re.nal care and patient research
Added 14/09/2011 - 249 Visits -
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chronic kidney disease
Information about kidney disease and care.
Added 14/09/2011 - 343 Visits -
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Average Member's Rating 5.0
Primary Care Nurse CPD
Modules to cover a variety of topics and mostly free. Can build a portfolio and print certficates for CPD.
Added 29/08/2011 - 291 Visits - Cervical Cytology - CHD - Child Protection - Contraception - Diabetes - Ear Care - Hypertension - Immunisations - Infection Control - Minor Illness - New Starter - Prescribing - Respiratory - Resus - Sexual Health - Travel - Wound Care - Free
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Added 01/09/2011 - 884 Visits - Pharma Sponsored
world cancer care
Information, resources and support for health professionals
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