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181140 - Avant webinar: Brave new world - New technologies and techniques

  • : Online

Live webinar followed by on demand viewing

Relevance to General Practice

Innovation in medical technology and techniques can bring benefits and improve people’s lives. In deciding whether to introduce a new technique there is the need to reflect on the desire to increase experience and knowledge against the potential risks of the procedure.

Learning outcomes

  • Identify the potential risks in obtaining informed consent for a new procedure or technology
  • Discuss how to mitigate risk when performing a procedure for the first time
  • Outline the ethical considerations before using a new technology/technique i.e. does new mean better?
  • Domains of General Practice

    D1. Communication skills and the patient-doctor relationship

    • Communication is clear, respectful, empathic and appropriate to the person and their sociocultural context

    D2. Applied professional knowledge and skills

    • Quality evidence-based resources are critically analysed and utilised

    D3. Population health and the context of general practice

    • The impacts of the social determinants of health are identified and addressed

    D4. Professional and ethical role

    • Adherence to relevant codes and standards of ethical and professional behaviour

    D5. Organisational and legal dimensions

    • Medico-legal requirements are integrated into accurate documentation

    Curriculum Contextual Units
    • Adult health
    • Care of older people
    • Children and young people health
    • Doctor's health
    • Individuals with disabilities
    • Men's health
    • Pregnancy care
    • Refugee and asylum seeker health
    • Residential care
    • Sex, sexuality, gender diversity and health
    • Women's health
181140 - Avant webinar: Brave new world - New technologies and techniques
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