Lyme Disease - The New Great Imitator
Diagnosis & Treatment of Tick-Borne Infections in Primary Care
8th, 22nd and 29th September 2021
This series of stand-alone webinars held over 3 evenings (via Zoom), focuses on challenges faced by primary care clinicians in relation to the diagnosis and treatment of Lyme disease.
This event is open to healthcare professionals only and is of particular relevance to GPs, practice nurses, pharmacists, paramedics and those working in minor injury units across all parts of the UK and Ireland. There is no fee to attend.
After attending the course, participants should be able to:
- outline the importance of early diagnosis and appropriate treatment in the prevention of persistent symptoms
- confidently manage tick bites and treat early Lyme disease
- access and use up to date guidelines on the treatment of Lyme disease
- discuss the recognised scientific uncertainties and the need for further research in relation to both diagnosis and treatment.