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Other Allergy modules
Guideline debrief: drug allergy (1.5 CPD hours)
Managing food allergy in children (1.5 CPD hours)
Anaphylaxis (1.5 CPD hours)
Dr Jessica Garner, clinical fellow in obstetrics and gynaecology and Miss Maryam Parisaei, consultant obstetrician and gynaecologist, on investigating rash in pregnant women, managing chicken pox in pregnancy and travel advice for zika virus.
Dr John Dean, consultant cardiologist, on identifying patients with AF, personalised care and manging patients who are persistently unwell despite treatment
Consultant ophthalmic surgeon Mr Ramu Muniraju with cases on posterior vitreous detachment, diabetic retinopathy and when to refer urgently to secondary care
Challenges in allergy
Allergy specialists Professor S Hasan Arshad and Dr Carina Venter discuss five common allergy-based challenges faced in primary care.
This module will update your knowledge on challenges regarding allergies, including:
- Prescribing adrenaline autoinjectors
- Testing patients with acute angioedema or anaphylaxis
- Cow's milk allergy
- Provocation tests
Professor S Hasan Arshad is a professor of allergy and clinical immunology at the University of Southampton.
Dr Carina Venter is an allergy specialist dietician and senior lecturer at the University of Portsmouth.