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Anxiety - Less than 60 minute e-learning events

On this page you will find a series of workshops using a multimedia presentation of PowerPoint slides with audio commentary by the NPC team. You will need speakers and a sound card in your computer.

The outline of each of the short presentations is given below. Simply click on one of the underlined links and then click on the play icon to begin. You can jump forwards to skip a slide or backwards to repeat a slide by clicking the relevant slide on the left hand side of the console.

Key prescribing issues in the treatment of generalised anxiety disorder (GAD)

Section 1: Overview of GAD and its treatment (16min 21secs)

  • What interventions does NICE recommend for the treatment of generalised anxiety disorder (GAD) and in what order?
  • Which drugs are recommended for GAD and when should they be considered?

Section 2: Evidence for treatments for GAD (15min 37secs)

  • What clinical evidence is there for the effectiveness of the drugs recommended for the treatment of GAD?

Section 3: Prescribing trends (8min 20secs)

  • Is current prescribing practice consistent with NICE recommendations for drug treatment?