85074 - Challenges in Arthritis | Webinar
In this webinar, Challenges in Arthritis, Dr Stephen Barnett, GP, Dr Irwin Lim, Rheumatologist and Prof Ban-Hock Toh, Immunologist, will use a case study to address the difficulties in differentiating between inflammatory and noninflammatory arthritis.
Relevance to General Practice
This webinar has been designed to assist GPs to differentiate between inflammatory and noninflammatory arthritis. Patients presenting with Arthritis can often be challenging cases and it may be difficult to know how to diagnose, when to refer and what management can / should be initiated whilst waiting to access a specialist. The expert panel will provide advice and insights on the diagnosis, treatment and ongoing management of these cases
This three part webinar series for GPs will provide interactive panel discussions regarding the diagnosis and management of challenging cases often seen in General Practice.
The webinar host is Dr Stephen Barnett, an experienced General Practitioner and online educator. Dr Barnett will invite a range of specialist colleagues to participate in a panel discussion to explore the difficult questions that occur in the management of a range of conditions, including arthritis, metabolic conditions and dermatology.
- Understand the diagnostic and management steps in managing a patient with possible inflammatory arthritis.
- Have developed a reasonable approach to ordering diagnostic pathology and imaging for suspected inflammatory arthritis patients.
- Know how to initially manage and when to refer a patient with inflammatory arthritis.