Applied Pharmacology for Advanced Practice
About the Course
This one day course covers relevant pharmacological issues for physiotherapists working in or wanting to work in advanced practice roles
The day will address common issues including:
- Key aspects of pharmaco-kinetics and pharmaco-dynamics
- The use, action and side effects of analgesics and NSAIDs
- Drug actions and interactions and side effects of common medication
- Drug history assessment
Who should attend this course?
The course is aimed at Physiotherapists, ESPs, Nurses, Podiatrists and Health Care Practitioners working in musculoskeletal, orthopaedic and rheumatology fields
Dave Baker - Clinical Director for Complete Physio as well as the Chairman of the Association for Chartered Physiotherapists with an interest in Orthopaedic Medicine and Injection Therapy (ACPOMIT). Dave specialises in image guided injections, diagnostic ultrasound and prescribing and was one of the first physiotherapists to be given independent prescribing rights.