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NEL Pharmacy and Medicines Optimisation Team Education and Training Session

November 22 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

Date: Wednesday 22nd November 2023

Time: 12:30pm-14:00pm


Dr Shaine Mehta | City and Hackney Long Term Conditions Clinical Lead, NEL ICB
Christine Hultholm| Prescribing Support Dietitian, NELFT
A member of the NEL Antimicrobial Resistance Strategy Group
Learning Outcomes

By the end of this session you will be able to:

Have an overview and understanding of the following topics:
Prescribing of SGLT2 inhibitors in Type 2 Diabetes patients with (or at risk of) cardiovascular disease
Appropriate prescribing of Oral Nutritional Supplements in malnourished patients and alternative strategies to improve nutritional intake
Rationale/evidence base supporting 5 day course length of amoxicillin prescribing.
Open call for questions from attendees