Interests: Management / Clinical Management / Hypertension
Hypertension is one for the most important modifiable risk factors for the development of cardiovascular disease, including heart attacks and strokes. It was estimated that, in 2000, up to 80 million African were hypertensive and this figure is expected to double by the year 2025. Nevertheless, in most Africans hypertension goes unrecognized and undiagnosed, and worse still, even on treatment, blood pressure in the vast majority of patients remain uncontrolled. As such, Hypertension has been declared by the African Union as one of the greatest health challenges on the continent. Hypertension continues to be the “Silent Killer. This course will assist healthcare professionals in the public and private sectors with evidence-based and comprehensive management of hypertension.
Health Care Professionals.
This course is an online based course and participants are expected to submit their assessment within 3 months.
Participants will receive a certificate of completion for this short course once successfully completing the assessment component.
Participants are assessed on the self-study component of the course through means of a multiple-choice questionnaire.
At the end of workshop, participants will be able to:
Accredited according to the HPCSA’s Medical and Dental Board Guidelines for Health Care Professionals for 13 CEU’s on Level 2.
R 506.40 (Inclusive of all VAT and Taxes where applicable)
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Dr. Margot Uys
Tel: 012 816 9000
Fax: 086 502 5688
Address: PO Box 75324, Lynnwood Ridge, 0040