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RCN Northern Ireland Ankle Brachial Pressure Index ABPI

This programme is for registered nurses working in a GP practice and primary care setting in Northern Ireland

08 Jun 2022 10:00 - 13:00

Crowne Plaza Hotel, 117 Milltown Road, Belfast, BT8 7XP

FREE

This programme is for registered nurses working in a GP practice and primary care setting in Northern Ireland

Learning outcomes:

•          Provide a simple explanation of the Doppler Effect and how this is used to determine arterial flow

•           Explain the correct procedure for calculating an ABPI

•           Articulate a number of issues which can lead to inaccurate readings

•           Practice the procedure

What you need to bring:

  • Handheld Doppler (and spare batteries)
  • Sphygmomanometer
  • Please note: delegates should be prepared to bare their upper arms and feet for practice. If you are uncomfortable with this, please speak to the workshop leader on the day.
To book your place on this funded update for GP practices nurses working in primary care please click on the BOOK NOW tab and register online.

Once you have booked your place you will receive a confirmation email from the Corporate Support Team. 

Alternatively, please telephone the RCN Events Registration Team on 029 20546460 to book your place.

 


Crowne Plaza Hotel
117 Milltown Road
Belfast
BT8 7XP

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Page last updated - 07/06/2022