The aim of this 40 minute eCPD tutorial is to help you understand how leptospirosis causes the clinical signs and symptoms which may be observed when our patients become infected. It covers the pathophysiology of infection, diagnosis, treatment and vaccination options. The nursing considerations whilst caring for the hospitalised patient infected with leptospira bacteria are discussed in detail.

This CPD tutorial is worth 40 minutes towards your RCVS requirements.

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