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An interactive, primary care case-based update on recent developments for GPs on the symptoms, signs and emergency and longer term management of anaphylaxis.
To improve your understanding of:
- The symptoms and signs of anaphylaxis
- Emergency management of anaphylaxis
- Longer term management of anaphylaxis
In this interactive module, you will learn as you work through real-life, primary care patient scenarios. You will be assessed before starting the module and again at the end to gauge how your knowledge has improved.
Dr Sangeeta Dhami is a GP in Edinburgh, and Professor Aziz Sheikh is professor of primary care research and development, and chair of the Allergy and Respiratory Research Group, at the University of Edinburgh
This module has been developed by Pulse Learning’s team of medical writers and editors, and peer reviewed by our GP advisers. It was first published in June 2013, but was revised and updated in December 2014 by Dr Sangeeta Dhami and Professor Aziz Sheikh to incorporate new guidance, research and changes to therapy