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Medicines: A Brief Guide to Metformin

Medicines: A Brief Guide to Metformin

Understanding Diabetes

Metformin is the most common medicine given to people with Type 2 Diabetes. The clip gives a brief overview of how metformin works, and who it is suitable for.
Medicines: A Brief Guide to Gliptins and Other Incretin Therapies

Medicines: A Brief Guide to Gliptins and Other Incretin Therapies

Understanding Diabetes

This short clip looks at the different ways that incretin therapies are used to aid the breakdown of sugars in people with diabetes.
Medicines: A Brief Guide to Glitazones

Medicines: A Brief Guide to Glitazones

Understanding Diabetes

Glitazones help increase the insulin sensitivity in patients with Type 2 Diabetes. This short clip explains when and how glitazones are used to treat diabetes.
Medicines: How Insulin Works

Medicines: How Insulin Works

Understanding Diabetes

A short clip describing how insulin is used by cells for energy and what happens when it is not used correctly.
Management and Treatment of Diabetes

Management and Treatment of Diabetes

Understanding Diabetes

The video introduces learners to the importance of weight and exercise in the management of diabetes. They will also learn about how medicines, blood glucose control, and HbA1c are used to treat diabetes.
Symptoms and Complications of Diabetes

Symptoms and Complications of Diabetes

Understanding Diabetes

The video looks at the symptoms of diabetes, such as tiredness, weight loss and more frequent urination. It also looks at the long-term complications that can arise from diabetes.
Types of Diabetes

Types of Diabetes

Understanding Diabetes

The short clip introduces learners to diabetes. They will learn about the different types of diabetes, and how they occur.
Home Is Where the Heart Stops

Home Is Where the Heart Stops

From award-winning producers, Home Is Where the Hearts Stops is a comprehensive CPR training video, but not as you know it! Written according to latest international resuscitation guidelines for audiences young and old of all learning styles,...Show More
Focusing on Early Years

Focusing on Early Years

This video resource looks at various aspects of the early years setting from the basics of health and safety to areas of employment within this rewarding industry. The topics of preventing accidents, controlling infections, and types of early...Show More
Types of Behaviours of Concern

Types of Behaviours of Concern

Workers in community or health services will from time to time encounter people exhibiting behaviours of concern. This collection of short programmes outlines common examples of difficult and challenging behaviours as well as providing...Show More
Community

Community

First Aid Emergencies

Accidents and injuries occur without warning. When incidents happen in public places, often the welfare of the victim depends on the level of help they receive before qualified paramedics or other professionals can attend to them. For this...Show More
Sensory Loss and Ageing

Sensory Loss and Ageing

The decline or total loss of any of the five senses has an enormous impact on an older person's independence and the quality of life they enjoy. This interview led programme outlines the difficulties and behaviours a carer may encounter as a...Show More
Marijuana and the Teenage Brain

Marijuana and the Teenage Brain

This fantastic video resource informs students about the latest research on the effects of marijuana on the brain. Animated graphics clearly shows how THC, the active ingredient in marijuana, hijacks the brain's endocannabinoid system and harms...Show More
Medication Administration: Healthcare Essentials

Medication Administration: Healthcare Essentials

This program is comprised of 10 short programmes, each addressing practical techniques and protocols in the administering of medications. This includes essential requirements for preparing medications and clients, as well as dealing with...Show More
First Aid Techniques

First Aid Techniques

Anywhere in the community or in the home, emergencies can occur, which require the administration of first aid. This collection of video resources provides an overview of the main areas of first aid training, including: what to do in an...Show More
Supporting People with Disabilities

Supporting People with Disabilities

Working with people with disabilities is challenging and highly rewarding. This interview led programme discusses: the complex issues facing people with disability; effective communication; supporting rights, interests and needs; supporting a...Show More
Understanding Aged Care

Understanding Aged Care

Working with people with disabilities is challenging and highly rewarding. This interview led programme discusses: the complex issues facing people with disability; effective communication; supporting rights, interests and needs; supporting a...Show More
Professional Boundaries in Health Care

Professional Boundaries in Health Care

Professional boundaries refer to the distinctions that a worker or professional or group of professionals make between acceptable and unacceptable behaviour. In the delivery of health care services, they are critical to maintain a proper,...Show More
Meeting Individual Needs

Meeting Individual Needs

Providing health and care services to recipients has changed significantly in recent decades. Not only have technology and medical science progressed considerably, but approaches to service provision have also shifted. Today, the service user is...Show More
Dying High 2: Real Stories of Drugged Driving

Dying High 2: Real Stories of Drugged Driving

WARNING: This video contains real-life footage of car accidents with graphic scenes. The original award-winning Dying High gave viewers an unblinking look at what happens when teens overdose on alcohol or other drugs. This new programme moves...Show More
Case Management in Health Care

Case Management in Health Care

Case management is becoming a prominent and successful tool of modern healthcare. Putting the client firmly at the centre of a collaborative process, it can be mediated by doctors, social workers, nurses, and a range of vocationally qualified...Show More
Psychological Factors

Psychological Factors

Influences on Health and Wellbeing

Wellbeing is not just about a healthy body – it is critical to maintain a healthy and active mind as well. There are many psychological factors that contribute to an individual’s state of health, and maintaining perspective and balance is...Show More
Practitioner Roles

Practitioner Roles

To effectively deliver its products or services, any organisation must have certain fundamentals in place, including a positive and constructive organisational culture, a clear mission statement that effectively articulates its purpose and...Show More
William James: The Psychology of Possibilities

William James: The Psychology of Possibilities

Giants of Psychology

William James, more than anyone else, was responsible for introducing the wide range of topics that now comprise the broad field of psychology. In his magnificent text, The Principles of Psychology, he explored and expanded what was then known...Show More
Team Building For Nurses

Team Building For Nurses

Team nursing is founded on a philosophy that supports the achievement of goals through group action. Under the team nursing model, all members are encouraged to make suggestions and share ideas. Successful implementation of team nursing results...Show More