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Other Cancer modules
Key questions on cervical cancer (1.5 CPD hours)
Key questions on brain tumours (1.5 CPD hours)
Key questions LIVE: NICE cancer guidelines (1 CPD hour)
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 cancer
This module will update your knowledge on challenges in cancer, including:
- The lowering of referral thresholds
- Alternative medicine for cancer treatment
- Aspirin’s role in cancer prevention
- The significance of raised platelet counts
Dr Richard Roope is a GP in Portsmouth and RCGP clinical lead for cancer.