An introduction to intravenous fluid therapy and electrolyte management

An introduction to intravenous fluid therapy and electrolyte management - Branch CPD Event

6:00pm Tuesday, 23 May 2017
7:00pm Tuesday, 23 May 2017
Branch CPD Event
Lecture Room G2, Education Building
Fiona Stanley Hospital Robin Warren Drive
Murdoch, Western Australia 6150
Australia

Learning Objectives:

At the end of the seminar, participants will be able to:

  • Understand how medical practitioners assess and manage patients’ fluid and electrolyte needs.
  • Outline the difference between routine maintenance and replacement.
  • Identify the types of intravenous fluids and electrolytes commonly used in practice.
  • Describe the pharmacists role in managing fluid and electrolyte imbalance.  

Refreshments available at 5.30pm, presentation starts at 6.00pm.

Registration Rates:

In person

Members: Free - please register below, to ensure you are not charged please enter your email address and select lookup, the discount will then be applied.
Non-members - $50.00. 

Webinar: Free to members - Register here

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Contact Information

Additional Information

Speaker:

Professor David Fletcher, MBBS, MD, FRACS University of Western Australia, Head of Department (General Surgery) – Fiona Stanley Hospital, Co-Lead Surgeon – Fiona Stanley Hospital, Councillor Royal Australasian College of Surgeons

This CPD event has been accredited for 1 hour of Group 1 CPD suitable for inclusion in an individual pharmacist’s CPD plan. The accreditation number is S2017/29.

The program addresses pharmacist competency standards, including:

Standard 7.1 Contribute to therapeutic decision-making

Standard 7.2 Provide ongoing medication management

Standard 7.3 Influence patterns of medicine use

(National Competency Standards Framework for Pharmacists in Australia, 2010)

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