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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 Olwen Jones on whether self-taken genital swabs are acceptable in teenagers, speculum examinations in pregnancy and treating recurrent thrush
Consultant cardiologist Dr Angus Nightingale and clinical research fellow Dr Thomas Hinton on blood pressure monitoring, contraindications to general anaesthesia and what blood pressure targets GPs should be aiming for.
Dr Simon Stockley advises on key warning signs for sepsis and referring cases 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.