Ausmed - Nursing Courses, Online Nursing CPD and Nursing Education
Ausmed Education is one of Australia's leading
and continuing professional development (CPD) providers. Established in 1987 as a nursing textbook publisher, Ausmed now runs over 250
annually, on topics such as
. Ausmed has also developed a
free CPD organiser
tool with a CPD requirement calculator - and has a rich library of
for nurses to complete their CPD.
01 Hour | 30 Mins of CPD
This Video Learning Activity (VLA) examines the key differences between viral and bacterial infections and explains the rationale behind the use of antibiotics and the administration of vaccines.
01 Hour | 15 Mins of CPD
This Video Learning Activity (VLA) assesses the current state of antimicrobial resistance at a national and international level. Strategies that nurses can employ to in order to manage and reduce the threat of antimicrobial resistance are offered. ...
01 Hour | 15 Mins of CPD
This Video Learning Activity (VLA) focuses on the many priorities that nurses have when an infant dies. How nurses approach the death of an infant can have a lasting impact on the infant's parents, their family, on other caregivers and even on nur ...
10 Mar 2014 | CPD 56MinsThere is increasing use of over-the-counter medicines (OTC) as more and more medicines move from prescription-only to OTC status. Quality use of medicines refers to the safe, efficacious, appropriate and judicious use of all medicines, incl ...
05 Mar 2014 | CPD 44Mins
This lecture addresses the challenge of chronic illness in the community. The speaker, Associate Professor John Rasa, is the current President of t ...04 Mar 2014
Current estimates by the International Diabetes Federation suggest that 382 million people have diabetes worldwide and that this figure could rise ...
- > Cardiovascular Disease Prevention
- > The Truth About Minerals and Vitamins
- > Dementia or Something Else?
- > The Ageing Process and Dementia
- > Getting to the Source
Aristotle (384 - 322 BCE) wisely pointed out that when the parts of the body are not in harmony the mind is unbalanced, but a quiet and happy mind makes the whole body healthy....
Sometimes, as a nurse, you may feel left out of the dynamics of a group; you may not feel confident in expressing your knowledge within a multidisciplinary team or a committee without feeling self-con...
Antibiotics have been life-saving since penicillin was discovered in the 1940s, but use of antibiotics results in the selection of resistant strains which have all the virulence factors of their antib...