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The educational activity discusses the role of general practitioners in contact tracing for STIs. The opportunities to initiate a discussion with patients are identified, advice provided in relation to the...

Clinical Geneticist Dr Lisa Ewans and Consultant Genetic Counsellor Mary-Anne Young outline how genomic testing can be used to improve patient outcomes in primary care, and address some common questions...

This module will help general practitioners, practice nurses and practice managers to understand more about latent TB infection (LTBI), its relevance in Australia, patient groups who should be considered...

The educational activity discusses the role of general practitioners in contact tracing for STIs. The opportunities to initiate a discussion with patients are identified, advice provided in relation to the...

Are you confident in assessing patients who present with cognitive impairment? Review your knowledge of dementia in this ALM.

Learn about the common causes of vision loss, the presenting features, diagnostic assessments and management.

STI management in general practice: Key features

The past decade has seen rates of sexually transmissible infections (STIs) and HIV increase in Australia. This education module looks at how to discuss sexual practice, STI and HIV risk with an aim to increasing STI and HIV testing in practices. A wide range of case studies also examine ways of approaching STI and HIV testing and treatment and promoting safe sexual practice using the NSW STIPU STI Testing Tool.

STI management in general practice: Contact tracing

The educational activity discusses the role of general practitioners in contact tracing for STIs. The opportunities to initiate a discussion with patients are identified, advice provided in relation to the STIs for which contact tracing is recommended and methods to do this described. Options to assist patients with tracing sexual contacts are also described.

Advance Care Planning in Primary Care

Advance care planning is an essential part of providing patient-centred care in line with a person's goals, beliefs and preferences, especially in later life. This module covers the key aspects of creating an advance care plan, the selection of a substitute decision-maker, and the legal frameworks surrounding advance care plans.

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