2 CPD points in Australia | 0.5CD + 0.5G points in New Zealand
This CPD article by appears in mivision July 2019, Issue 147.
There is no doubt that the vast majority of health care professionals are committed to achieving the best possible outcomes for patients. Yet sometimes, subtle early signs and symptoms of disease can go unnoticed, leading to significant consequences for both patient and practitioner.
At a time when medical malpractice lawsuits are increasingly described in the media, and patients are being empowered to pursue their medical rights, it stands to reason that we need the very best technology to maximise outcomes and minimise the risk of liabilities.
Fortunately, advances in clinical technology are enabling us to remove some uncertainties around early disease detection. Additionally, these advances are helping us to maintain accurate and thorough clinical records.