142597 - OM: Maybe it's mitochondrial disease
- : Online
This comprehensive two-hour module will allow you to improve your understanding of mitochondrial disease, including early diagnosis, timely referral and the GP’s role in ongoing management.
The module features interviews and case studies from experts in mitochondrial disease, Professor Carolyn Sue and Dr Christina Liang, as well as other practical resources.
Key words: mitochondrial disease, mito, mitochondria, genetic disease, genetic, fatigue, muscle, nerves
In a 2000 patient general practice, approximately 10 patients have mutations with the potential to cause mitochondrial disease.1
By piecing together the complex puzzle that is mito, you can help improve outcomes for people living with this devastating yet sadly underdiagnosed disease.
Reference: 1. Elliott HR et al. Am J Hum Genet 2008;83(2):254–60.