The Refresher – How To Optimise Your Consultation and Approach Those Common Cases!

Course Date:
Monday 28th September 2020
Course Time:
10.00am - 5.30pm
Available Spaces:
£295.00 + VAT
The Clinical Skills Lab Manchester,
Duplex 4,
Ducie House,
Ducie Street,
Manchester. M1 2JW

Aimed at recent graduates and ‘returners’, on this interactive one-day course delegates will systemically approach common clinical presentations encountered in first opinion general practice whilst consolidating their communication skills.

Delegates will be encouraged to work through clinical cases rationally and systematically in a relaxed and informal setting. Case work-up might include interpreting blood results or other in-house diagnostics. Emphasis will be on the approach and work up of these common presentations and delegates will focus on forming accurate problem lists, differential diagnoses and appropriate diagnostic decision making.

Delegates will review their consultation techniques and consider how their communication skills can impact patient care, client relationships and practice revenue.

Topics to be covered:

  • Systematic approach to common cases within general practice
  • How to interpret diagnostic tests including assessment of blood work
  • Appropriate diagnostic decision making
  • How to maximise consultation techniques your communication skills