Dysphagia and the Management of Patients in Need of Lipid-Lowering
Published: 20 July 2022
18m 47sPart 1 Medicines and Dysphagia Yassir Javaid, Nina Barnett, Paresh Parmar
11m 33sPart 2 Importance of Maintaining Lipid Lowering Treatment Yassir Javaid
This virtual round table series focuses on dysphagia and the management of patients in need of lipid-lowering medications. The first three sessions of this video series are presented by Dr Yassir Javaid (Northamptonshire CCG, UK), Prof Nina Barnett (London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust, UK) and Mr Paresh Parmar (London North West Healthcare NHS Trust, UK) followed by session four, a faculty discussion on patient case study.
Dysphagia is a life-threatening disorder that can be caused by a number of conditions, such as stroke, neurological disorders and tumours. By participating in this series, you will gain further insight into the diagnosis of dysphagia, medication adherence, the importance of lipid management and individualising your treatment approach. The renowned faculty will also present and discuss a real-life clinical study.
Key Learning Objectives
- Identify patient subgroups who need encouragement with medicine adherence
- Discuss the importance of maintaining statin treatment in patients at cardiovascular risk
- Recall emerging strategies for dysphagia
- Implement an individualised management approach for patients
- General practitioners
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Medicines and Dysphagia
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Importance of Maintaining Lipid Lowering Treatment
Strategies to Manage Dysphagia and Medication
Case Study and Faculty Discussion
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Clinical Lead Pharmacist, Care of Older People & Stroke
Paresh Parmar is an experienced Lead Clinical Pharmacist at London North West Healthcare NHS Trust, UK, with a demonstrated history of working in the hospital and healthcare industry. Skilled in Healthcare, Clinical Research, Medicine, and Clinical Trials. Paresh Parmar is a strong research professional with a Non-Medical Independent Prescribing focused on Secondary Prevention of Stroke from Kings College London. As lead pharmacist for stroke, he is actively involved in ward pharmacy services and advising prescribers on the appropriate medication for patients with dysphagia, complex co-morbidities and reduced renal and hepatic function.