Chair - Ruth Stross, MS Nurse Specialist, Epsom and St Helier University Hospitals NHS Trust
Sue Thomas, Neurology Healthcare Consultant, Author of Parkinson’s remote assessment, Italy, published 2020
Joan Bradley, MS Lead Nurse, Hillingdon Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Dr Agne Straukiene, Consultant Neurologist, Torbay and South Devon NHS Foundation Trust
During a remote telephone annual review a 56-year old woman with SPMS describes increasing urinary frequency and three UTIs in the last 6 months, which were managed by her GP. She is finding that she has more problems with constipation and one episode of incontinence for which she is really upset.
How are you going to support this lady, manage these symptoms remotely and improve her quality of life?
This webinar will deal with practical issues related to the validation of remote assessments and symptom management of MS-related symptomatic problems using bladder dysfunction as an exemplar. How can we make this effective?
- PwMS experience of remote assessment during COVID, and how this may vary dependant on type of MS
- How have we become remote clinicians? Remote management of disease modifying therapies and the annual review. What does/does not work?
- A greater understanding of the NHS future plan and timelines for transforming neurology services
This meeting has been sponsored by Roche Products Limited. The sponsor has had no control over the educational content of this activity.