Heart Failure in Practice: Clinical Case Studies
The UKCPA/JOMO study day has become the main event in the respiratory pharmacy calendar. Despite the challenges this year this speakers and sessions were excellent.
NHS attendee at the UKCPA/JOMO respiratory study day
|Satellite||Heart Failure in Practice: Clinical Case Studies|
|Speakers||Clare Thomson (Senior Cardiovascular Pharmacist, Guy’s & St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust) and Lynne Davidson (Highly Specialist Clinical Pharmacist (Cardiology), NHS Grampian)|
More than 50% of patients with heart failure have chronic kidney disease and presence of kidney dysfunction worsens prognosis. This case study will discuss the cardio-renal syndrome and the complexities of managing optimisation of heart failure management in patients with kidney disease.
Post MI Heart Failure Management
The session will be based on a real-life case study from the post MI LVSD clinic. It will highlight different aspects of advanced heart failure management, the role of the pharmacist independent prescriber and the role of the pharmacist in the heart failure MDT.
A presentation with opportunity for questions/debate/discussion.
RPS Competencies 1.1, 1.2, 1.3, 1.4, 2.1, 2.2