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Case-Based Learning

Anaphylaxis

Module summary

An interactive, primary care case-based update on recent developments for GPs on the symptoms, signs and emergency and longer term management of anaphylaxis. 

Learning objectives

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.

Author

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

Date module published
13/02/2015
Module due for review
13/02/2017
Suggested number of CPD credits
Completing this module will earn you a certificate for a suggested
1.5 CPD hours
By showing evidence of impact you could double that to
3 CPD hours
What other GPs said after completing this module
Useful and succinct
Jenny McCollum
15.05.2017.
Very good
Inder Jeet
07.05.2017.
very good module .
Debasis Roychoudhury
05.03.2017.
Excellent
Shahla Ahmad
04.03.2017.
good adjunct in view of recent course attendance
Debasis Roychoudhury
05.03.2017.