Description

This 1-day conference will use interactive case-based seminars to explore target prescribing and preventing polypharmacy as well as reviewing broad strategies for de-prescribing.What you will learnThe scope of the problem surrounding over-prescribing inlcuding the costs to the NHS and the main types of drugs involved.Why prescribe the drug in the first place? The problem with guidelines.Tools in deprescribing: how to help clinicians in practice.Tackling analgesic, sedative and psychoactive drug dependence.Over-use of corticosteroids.Tackling over-prescribing and inappropiate use of other drugs.A full programme will be available shortly.Who should attendGeneral physicians and trainees across all specialties.If you are in LTFT we offer discounts on a case by case basis, please contact conferences@rcplondon.ac.uk for further information.Sponsorship and exhibitionFor information on sponsorship and exhibition opportunities please contact darryl.deprez@rcplondon.ac.uk. RCP membershipRCP members benefit from discounted delegate rates at conferences, training and events. Become a member today and join our community of 36,000 physicians around the world.