Autonomic Dysreflexia

Autonomic Dysreflexia

This half-day Autonomic Dysreflexia course is suitable for nurses and carers.

Course Length. 3.5 hours


This half day course examines the causes, signs and symptoms of Autonomic Dysreflexia. This condition occurs as a result of spinal trauma and can be seen as a “positive warning”. This course explores the consequences and prevention techniques of Autonomic Dysreflexia as well as treatment options and care planning.

Course Contents

What is Autonomic Dysreflexia?
Causes of the condition
Anatomy and physiology
The condition as a “warning sign”
Rare consequences of Autonomic Dysreflexia
Autonomic Dysreflexia prevention
Common triggers
Treatment options for Autonomic Dysreflexia
Care planning and record keeping

Course Outcomes

Your staff will be equipped with all the relevant knowledge and an understanding of Autonomic Dysreflexia along with how to deal with those living with the condition.

Successful completion of this training course will result in the award of a CPD accredited certificate covering all aspects of the above course contents.

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