Face to Face / Virtual workshops: Information Mastery

These Face 2 Face or virtual workshops provide an opportunity for medicines optimisation team members and / or practice-based pharmacists and technicians, GPs and nurse prescribers to:

  • update clinical knowledge
  • be aware of the latest national guidance
  • network with colleagues
  • consider local implementation to support best practice and patient care

The workshops include a mix of lecture-style presentations and case studies plus plenty of opportunities for interaction. It also supports your professional revalidation.

Workshop content:

  • Background to Evidence Informed Decision Making
  • Finding evidence; checking validity and relevance
  • Types of evidence including:
    – case control studies
    – cohort studies
    – Randomised Controlled Trials
    – systematic reviews
    – meta analyses
  • Making sense of the numbers including:
    – absolute risk
    – relative risk
    – numbers needed to treat/harm
    – p values
    – confidence intervals
  • How clinicians make decisions
  • Shared decision making

If you’re interested in attending or hosting a workshop, please contact elearning@prescqipp.info.

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Description

These Face 2 Face or virtual workshops provide an opportunity for medicines optimisation team members and / or practice-based pharmacists and technicians, GPs and nurse prescribers to:

  • update clinical knowledge
  • be aware of the latest national guidance
  • network with colleagues
  • consider local implementation to support best practice and patient care

The workshops include a mix of lecture-style presentations and case studies plus plenty of opportunities for interaction. It also supports your professional revalidation.

Workshop content:

  • Background to Evidence Informed Decision Making
  • Finding evidence; checking validity and relevance
  • Types of evidence including:
    – case control studies
    – cohort studies
    – Randomised Controlled Trials
    – systematic reviews
    – meta analyses
  • Making sense of the numbers including:
    – absolute risk
    – relative risk
    – numbers needed to treat/harm
    – p values
    – confidence intervals
  • How clinicians make decisions
  • Shared decision making

If you’re interested in attending or hosting a workshop, please contact elearning@prescqipp.info.