Learn about neurological aspects of 'long COVID' at a MIMS Learning webinar

Loss of taste and smell and neurological aspects of 'long COVID' infection will be covered in a forthcoming MIMS Learning webinar, free for healthcare professionals.

The neurology and COVID webinar will take place on Wednesday 27 January at 7.30pm, with speaker Dr Krishna Chinthapalli  presenting and taking questions from participants.

Key learning points include:

  • Effect of COVID-19 on the brain and nerves
  • Loss of sense of smell/taste and prognosis
  • Neurological aspects of long COVID
  • Neurology patients’ vulnerability to COVID

It will be followed by a second neurology webinar on 3 February on diagnosis and management of migraine, also presented by Dr Chinthapalli with a Q&A session.

The migraine webinar aims to cover presentations of migraine, differential diagnosis, management, latest guidance, the role of newer therapies and further support for patients.

The online webinars are suitable for GPs, nurses, hospital doctors, neurologists and neurology nurses and are worth 1 CPD hour each.

Participating in the webinars via the MIMS Learning platform enables you to make reflective notes and gain a CPD certificate.

Have you registered with us yet?

Register now to enjoy more articles and free email bulletins

Register

Already registered?

Sign in

Follow Us:

Just published

GPs demand government review into unprecedented demand on general practice

GPs demand government review into unprecedented demand on general practice

GPs have demanded an urgent review into soaring demand on general practice, after...

Vaccination sites to offer Pfizer or Moderna vaccine to pregnant women

Vaccination sites to offer Pfizer or Moderna vaccine to pregnant women

Vaccination sites have been told to offer pregnant women the Moderna or Pfizer COVID-19...

Fifth of adults fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as UK hits 10m second dose milestone

Fifth of adults fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as UK hits 10m second dose milestone

More than 10m people UK-wide have received both doses of COVID-19 vaccine - just...

Coronavirus: Key guidance GPs need to know about COVID-19

Coronavirus: Key guidance GPs need to know about COVID-19

GPonline provides an overview of the key guidance relating to coronavirus, including...

UK COVID-19 vaccination programme tracker

UK COVID-19 vaccination programme tracker

GPs across the UK are playing a leading role in the largest-ever NHS vaccination...

Viewpoint: Why NICE guidance on domestic abuse needs to be updated

Viewpoint: Why NICE guidance on domestic abuse needs to be updated

Dr Vasumathy Sivarajasingam explains why screening for domestic abuse should be standard...