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