The Effective Management of Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension by Group Consultation

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Identifier 20210221_nanos_posters_070
Title The Effective Management of Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension by Group Consultation
Creator Sui Wong, Barrow Natasha, Kimberley Hall, Prianka Gandesha, Alison Manson
Subject Pseudotumor Cerebri
Description Patient reviews for Idiopathic intracranial hypertension (IIH) can take time, as this may include discussions on vision assessment and papilledema, symptom management, and weight loss [1]. Careful monitoring with the ability to offer urgent appointments in response to worsening symptoms, is important to manage the risk of visual loss and debilitating headaches. Over the past 7 years we built a comprehensive multidisciplinary service that facilitates lifestyle measures for weight- and headache-management. The service demands continued to grow, such that clinics were heavily overbooked with long waits. We describe the outcome of introducing group consultations (GC), shown elsewhere to be an effective, person-centred approach in healthcare[2], for our patients with IIH
Relation is Part of NANOS Annual Meeting 2021: Poster Session II: Neuro-Ophthalmic Practice
Contributor Primary Sui Wong, Barrow Natasha, Kimberley Hall, Prianka Gandesha, Alison Manson
Contributor Secondary Barrow Natasha, Kimberley Hall, Prianka Gandesha, Alison Manson
Publisher Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, University of Utah
Date 2021-02
Type Text
Format application/pdf
Source 2021 North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society Annual Meeting
Rights Management Copyright 2021. For further information regarding the rights to this collection, please visit: https://NOVEL.utah.edu/about/copyright
Holding Institution North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Association. NANOS Executive Office 5841 Cedar Lake Road, Suite 204, Minneapolis, MN 55416
Collection Neuro-ophthalmology Virtual Education Library: NOVEL http://NOVEL.utah.edu
Language eng
ARK ark:/87278/s63r6pgv
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s63r6pgv
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