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Key questions on infections in pregnancy

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.

1.5 CPD hours
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Key questions on atrial fibrillation

Dr John Dean, consultant cardiologist, on identifying patients with AF, personalised care and manging patients who are persistently unwell despite treatment

1 CPD hour
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Case by case: visual loss

Consultant ophthalmic surgeon Mr Ramu Muniraju with cases on posterior vitreous detachment, diabetic retinopathy and when to refer urgently to secondary care

1.5 CPD hours
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Challenges in cancer

Module summary
Dr Richard Roope, RCGP clinical lead for cancer, discusses five of the biggest primary care challenges and offers advice on each.
Learning objectives

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
Author

Dr Richard Roope is a GP in Portsmouth and RCGP clinical lead for cancer.

Date module published
28/08/2015
Module due for review
28/08/2017
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
Very good
Hayley Wright
12.03.2017.
Good
William Capper
05.02.2017.
very useful
Anthony Toovey
01.02.2017.
Very good
John Lovett
31.01.2017.
good informative
Rashmnita Malhotra
28.01.2017.