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Recreational Drugs - Patient Harm Reduction Management

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Berri Hotel

Riverview Drive

Berri, SA 5343

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"Recreational Drugs - Patient Harm Reduction Management"

Presenters: Dr Chirs Holmwood

At the end of this session, participants will be able to:

1. Describe the patterns of substance use, including evolving definitions of abuse and dependence

2. Discuss amphetamines and so-called "newly emerging psychoactive substances", including patterns of use, toxicity presentations and toxicity management.

3. Formulate a safe management plan for a patient presenting with amphetamine toxicity.

4. Outline an approach to amphetamine dependence and withdrawal.


This event is for GPs, Registrars, Nurses and other health care providers and has been allocated 4 category 2 points in the RACGP & ACRRM QI & CPD program for the 2017-19 triennium.

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