Medical Emergencies

Sepsis

Contributes 30 minutes to your CPD

£4.99

(or included in your £36 yearly subscription)

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Course Details:

This course takes an in-depth look at how to manage Sepsis, and conduct good patient care.

You will be presented with a short presentation followed by an assessment.

If you achieve 80% or more you pass the course, and will receive a printable certificate to place in your CPD folder. If you do not pass, you will have the opportunity to review the content and take the assessment again when you feel confident.

Aims:

The aim of this course is to understand how to manage Sepsis, and conduct good patient care.

Objectives:

Learners will be able to:

  • Recognise the scale and impact of Sepsis within the UK
  • Recall the frequency of community and hospital derived Sepsis
  • Identify key features that should alert the clinician to the possibility of Sepsis in a patient with infection
  • Recall the key signs of Sepsis

Learning Outcomes:

The learner understands:

  • The ways Sepsis can present in a dental care setting
  • How to access assessment tools to aid diagnosis
  • The importance of a robust procedure
  • The time frame for mortality rates
  • What the CQC will look for during practice inspections