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2023 Open Day

2023 Open Day Related Reading Material (RRM) for the Cape Town Open Day: Articles, Questions & Answering Sheet


1. Tobacco Harm Reduction: What we know, What we Ignore and What we Hope for – Prof Praneet Valodia

2. Viral HepatitisB: Primary Healthcare essentials – Dr Jean Maritz

3. Pneumonia: Aspects of importance for  the Family Physician – Dr Jacqui Venturas

4. When is Clomid safe for Ovulation Induction? – Dr Christian Kalwiba

5. Diabetes Navigating T2DM with Insulin Injectables: Cost vs Value – Dr Tienie Stander

6. Why is Hypertension still causing so many deaths in 2023 ? – Dr FCR Theron

7. Harmonising the management of cardiovascular disease / Managing the silent thread connecting Dyslipidaemia and Hypertension – Prof Dirk Blom (Combined Talk)

8. Diabetes – Trial, Tried and Tested: The Empagliflozin Cardiovascular Outcomes Journey – Dr Julien Trokis

9. Hypertension: TREATING BEYOND THE BP NUMBERS – Dr G Hudson

10. How can we improve genetic diagnostic testing for Leukemia in South-Africa? – Jo-Anne Kotze

11. Management of Pulmonary Embolism (PE) – Prof Brian Allwood

2023 George Open Day


Future Proofing your Practice

2022 Open Day

2022 – CPC Open Day Question Compilation

2022 – CPC Open Day RRM Answer Sheet

A. Hypertension Update Article

B. A New approach to Hypertension by GP’s Article

C. Clinical Management of Prostatic Hypertrophy (BHP) Article

D. effectiveness of IDegAsp

E. 2022 Influenza Vaccination

F. Psoriatic Arthritis Article

G. Long Covid

H. Vulvovaginal Candidiasis

I. Are we there yet…

J. Depression

K. Hypertension Update

L. Rheumatoid Artritis

M. Synergism in Diabetes treatment

N. Hi-Mix Insulin Therapy

O.SGLT2 Inhibitors

P. Electronic Cigarettes for smoking cessation

Q1. Early prediabetes cardiovascular disease

Q2. Diabetes Final Report

Q3. Using AUSDRISK score to screen for pre-diabetes and diabetes in GP

R1. Genital Warts and Their Treatment

R2. Wart-Pil-screen v2018 – A guide to – Genital Warts

R3. Prescriber – 2019 Draeger – Management of genital warts a guide for GPs

S1. Allergic Rhinitis

S2. 2015 2 Allergic Rhinitis website

S3. The Pathphysiology, Diagnosis and Treatment of Allergic Rhinitis

S4. Update on the Medical Treatment of Allergic Rhinit

S5. Rhinits 2020 – A practice parameter update


U. Communication Gaffes A Root Cause of Malpractice Claims

V. Health care during electricity failure

V1. Powerfailures

2021 Open Day

2021 Open Day Related Reading Materials

Pfizer Presentation

Brocnhitis: Cause and Treatment

Current Diagnostic and Treatment Strategies for Specific Dilated Cardiomyopathies

Cardiomyopathy: An Overview

New oral anticoagulants: a practical guide for physicians

Rheumatic heart disease – Current status of diagnosis therapy

Topical antibiotic therapy in eye infections 0 myths and certainties in the era of bacterial resistance to antibiotics

Northumbria Research Link

Pros and Cons of Electronic Health Records

The benefits and risks of telehealth article

Association of Hypertension & Antihypertensive treatments with COVID -19 mortality: a retrospective observational study

Inflammatory dilated Cardiomyopathy

Differentail effects of tabacco cigarettes and electronic cigarettes on endothelial function in healthy young people

Intraoral Dual Wavelength Laser Diode Therapy for Chronic Maxillary Sinusitis

Japenese guidelines for Allergic Rhinitis 2020*

Oral Factor Inhibitors Xa Inhibitors vs Warfarin for the Treatment of Venous Thromboembolism in Advanced Chronic Kidney Disease.

Smoking & Asthma: Dangerous Liaisons

Different retinopathy phenotypes in type 2 diabetes predict retinopathy progression

Governement Gazette: PAIA Act 2 of 2000

Governement Gazette: POPI Act 4 of 2013

Related Reading Article Questions July 2021

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