Medical Emergencies

Sepsis

Contributes 30 minutes to your CPD

£6.99

(or included in your £37.99 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 will pass the course and receive a printable certificate in your CPD folder. If you do not pass, you will have the opportunity to review the content and retake the assessment when you feel confident.

Aims:

This course aims 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 an 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