To produce podiatrists who will ensure the quality of care to patients. To equip graduates with the knowledge and skills required to provide the best possible service.
This package investigates the effects of Musculoskeletal disease, with particular emphasis on how this impacts on the lower limb and foot.
This module, designed to complement the Update in Neurological Assessment, focuses on clinical neurology rather than assessment.
This package is an introduction to biomechanics and is suitable for those that wish to refresh their knowledge of biomechanics.
This package covers Diabetes mellitus, looking at the aetiology, pathology, clinical presentation, implications, and management of this systemic disease.
This package aims to revise the development of the lower limb in the foetus, through childhood, and into adulthood. It also explores some of the more common developmental abnormalities. Suitable for: Those who would like to develop a good, basic understanding of the foot and leg as it develops.
This module, written by a subject specialist, aims to cut through some of the hyperbole, and present you with the information you need to identify 'at-risk' patients, and make appropriate clinical decisions regarding their management.
This module discusses what aspects of pathology create tissue viability problems in patients.
It focuses specifically of what happens to the lower limb when the arterial and venous systems begin to dysfunction, and gives both written and pictorial evidence of how this impacts on clinical management.
This package looks at how to assess the lower limb, and discusses how defects of the different sections of the cardiovascular system will present clinically, also giving an indication of what a normal clinical presentation would be.
This course looks at the causes of injury in sport and the role of the podiatrist.
This package has been prepared not only to revise basic information, but also to remind practitioners about clinical, legal, and moral issues surrounding the use of these drugs. Suitable for: Practitioners who hold a current Certificate in Local Analgesia
This package covers the information required to update you on the physiology of the skin, as well as some of the more common pathological conditions affecting the skin and nails.
This module is designed to help you gain a good basic understanding of drug action, and investigates the action and side-effects of the more commonly-encountered drug groups.
The Course will provide the required nationally accredited qualification to apply to Higher Education Universities and Colleges to study to become a Health Professions Professional. Suitable for: Access courses are for people who wish to gain entry to Higher Education, but have not yet achieved the necessary entrance qualifications. They are...
This package aims to help practitioners update their knowledge on why infection control is of major importance in maintaining clinical standards, and also aims to dispel some of the myths which exist about infection control.
Module 1: The Nature of Type 1 Diabetes. Module 2: Identification of Young People with Diabetes. Module 3: Understanding Medication. Module 4: Complications of Diabetes. Module 5: Diet and Lifestyle Changes. Module 6: Living with Diabetes. Module 7: Growing Up With Diabetes. Module 8: Diabetic Emergencies. Module 9: Pregnancy. Suitable for: This...
This package looks at how to assess the lower limb, and discusses how defects of the different sections of the neurological system will present clinically, also giving an indication of what a normal clinical presentation would be.
Suitable for: No previous qualifications required to study this course