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Abdominal Assessment Masterclass

Duration: 2 Day(s)
CPD Hours: 16
Start Time: 09:15
End Time: 16:30

OVERVIEW

An opportunity to develop abdominal examination and interviewing technique and an understanding of an array of gastrointestinal and urinary conditions.

 

"Another superb M&K course well worth attending! Tutor was fantastic!"

"An excellent theoretical practical course to suit staff at all levels of expertise, delivered with motivational guidance and feedback!"

"Brilliant teacher! I have learnt so much in a really fun way. Would thoroughly recommend this course to others!" 

Past course delegates

CONTENT

Advanced understanding of GI & Urinary Tract

Symptoms:

  • Appetite
  • Constipation
  • Diarrhoea
  • Dysphagia
  • GI bleed
  • Vomiting
  • Weight loss

Conditions including:

  • Appendicitis
  • Ascites
  • Obstruction
  • Diverticulosis
  • Hernia
  • Changes associated with ageing

Liver disease: signs and symptoms, liver failure

History taking & physical examination technique:

  • Inspection
  • Auscultation
  • Percussion;
  • Palpation
  • Tenderness

Identifying structures:

  • Bladder
  • Colonic swellings
  • Kidney
  • Liver & gallbladder
  • Pancreas
  • Splenic Enlargement
  • The Stomach

Pain: localising and understanding cause

Rectal examination

Urological conditions, prostate examination

AIMS AND OUTCOMES

  • To develop an enhanced working knowledge of examining the abdomen.
  • Be able to identify major abdominal structures using examination techniques
  • Take and accurately record a relevant clinical history.

ATTENDED BY

  • Nurses
  • Allied Health Professionals

COURSE VENUES / PRICES

Live Online Instructor Led Course

Zoom
13/05/2024 - 14/05/2024
£ 299.00
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Manchester

Pendulum Hotel
17/06/2024 - 18/06/2024
£ 299.00
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London

Venue to be confirmed
15/07/2024 - 16/07/2024
£ 299.00
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Live Online Instructor Led Course

Zoom
13/08/2024 - 14/08/2024
£ 299.00
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Manchester

Venue to be confirmed
16/12/2024 - 17/12/2024
£ 299.00
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