PPP060 - Update on Multiple Sclerosis with Associate Professor Ernie Buler

PPP060 - Update on Multiple Sclerosis with Associate Professor Ernie Buler

Jane caught up with A/Prof Ernie Butler, neurologist and head of the Monash MS Clinic at the SHPA Vic Branch symposium. We discuss:

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  • Why neurology is the most interesting specialty

  • Background to MS - the link to the sun and its symptoms and progression

  • Management of MS with traditional drugs, and how the monoclonal antibodies fit into practice

  • Monitoring for adverse effects, including screening for JC virus

  • Managing these adverse effects

Links:

Monash Stroke and Neurology research group, at the School of Clinical Sciences

Monash MS Clinic

PPP059 - Interventions to Improve Analgesic Prescribing with Dr Jenny Stephens

PPP059 - Interventions to Improve Analgesic Prescribing with Dr Jenny Stephens