Tag Archives: continuing professional development

Acute otitis media- clarifying the role of antibiotics – a new case study from NPS-MedicineWise

National Case Study – Otitis Media: Clarifying the role of antibiotics – this was released by NPS-MedicineWise in May 2016. The expert commentary is provided by Prof. Chris Del Mar. The case study is customised for the profession of the participant: GP, Pharmacist, Nurse or ‘other’. Other case studies of interest from NPS:  Urinary tract infections: […]

Introduction to Antimicrobial Prescribing- online NPS MedicineWise course

NPS Medicinewise have put together an introduction to appropriate antimicrobial prescribing module for GPs, nurses and students. The activity is free and involves an interactive case study.

How do you prescribe vancomycin?

If you’d like to brush up on your vancomycin prescribing skills then this new interactive tutorial is for you.

Antimicrobial CPD for hospital prescribers- excellent NPS courses

Several new short, free, accredited online courses are available from the NPS MedicineWise. They include: Antimicrobials: Bacteraemia Antimicrobials: Catheter-associated urinary tract infection Antimicrobials: Community-acquired pneumonia Antimicrobials: Surgical prophylaxis