Alcohol and Other Drug-Related Brain Impairment

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Lecture Overview

In recent years, Australian hospitals have seen more and more admissions of patients withdrawing from alcohol. In this lecture, Ella Smith explains the harmful impact alcohol has on the brain. Gain insight into withdrawal, Wernicke's encephalopathy and hepatic encephalopathy, essential knowledge for all healthcare professionals who care for those withdrawing from alcohol and other substances. Watch this lecture now to learn some basic management strategies when caring for a person experiencing alcohol withdrawal.
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CPD21m of CPD
First Published10 December 2019
Updated10 December 2019
Expires
12 December 2021
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