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1.5 CPD hours

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1 CPD hour

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1 CPD hour

How not to miss myeloma

Module summary
Dr Anant Sachdev, GPSI in palliative medicine, outlines how to ‘think myeloma’ and recognise possible signs and symptoms.
Learning objectives

This module will update your knowledge on:

  • Potential outcomes of a missed diagnosis or inappropriate management
  • Key symptoms and signs
  • Differential diagnosis
  • Five key questions to ask
  • Five ‘red herrings’

Dr Anant Sachdev is a GPSI in palliative medicine in Bracknell, Berkshire. He is also cancer lead for Berkshire East and the Cancer Network, leading on NAEDI working with Macmillan, CRUK and NHS England, and is involved clinically and strategically with CCGs and NHS England. 

Date module published
Module due for review
Suggested number of CPD credits
Completing this module will earn you a certificate for a suggested
0.5 CPD hours
By showing evidence of impact you could double that to
1 CPD hour
What other GPs said after completing this module
Good. Some clinical examples/scenarios would have enriched it
Anne-Marie Eliades
Concise and informative
Holly Peters
Useful reminder
Charlene Kennedy
Very good
Ash Zaidi
Pardeep Dhillon