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Nursing in Practice BIRMINGHAM 2011 presentation slides

Here are the slide presentations from the BIRMINGHAM 2011 Nursing in Practice Event in PDF format for you to download and view at your leisure.

Survive and thrive in primary care
Paul Vaughan, West Midlands Regional Director, Royal college of Nursing

To understand the healing processes of different scar types
Kirsty Mawhinney, Training and Congress Manager, Keyline Brands

Update on contraception
Dr Martyn Walling, General Practitioner, FRCGP, FFSRH

Leadership and management in telehealth
Richard Giordano, Senior Lecturer, School of Health Sciences, University of Southampton

Hypoglycaemia and the management of type 2 diabetes 
Jill Hill, Diabetes Nurse Consultant, NHS Birmingham East and North

A guide to treating childhood eczema 
Julie Van Onselen, Independent Dermatology Nurse, JVO Consultancy-Education in Dermatology and Oxon PCT

Cholesterol: The role of plant stanol ester
Dr Rosemary Leonard, Media Medic and General Practitioner

The impact of weight gain on motivation, compliance, and metabolic control in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus
John Laverty, Clinical Lead in Diabetes, Wolverhampton City PCT

Recent developments in COPD: from guidelines to everyday practice
Elizabeth Huckstepp, Practice Nurse, Berwick Road Surgery; Havering Commissioning Lead Respiratory Nurse
Probiotics: Application of the science of nurses
Alison Shepherd, Nurse Tutor, Primary Care and Child Health, Florence Nightingale Division of Nursing and Midwifery, Kings College London

The NMC and primary care nurses: great expectations
Rita Newland, Director of Education, NMC

Productive general practice
Elizabeth Wilson, Practice Nurse Advisor, Productive General Practice Programme, NHS Institute for Innovation and Improvement
Mental health assessment with depression key issues
Frances Byrne, Lead for Professional Development, Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust
Sexual Health: Not just any old swabs and condoms
Jan Clarke, Consultant Physician in Genitourinary Medicine, Leeds Teaching Hospitals Trust