Key questions on vaginal discharge

Dr Olwen Jones on whether self-taken genital swabs are acceptable in teenagers, speculum examinations in pregnancy and treating recurrent thrush

1.5 CPD hours

Clinical casebook: hypertension

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.

1 CPD hour
Video module - Premium

Recognising and referring signs of sepsis

Dr Simon Stockley advises on key warning signs for sepsis and referring cases to secondary care

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
i thought it was good but must have misunderstood the scoring system as i thought a lot of my answers were correct
Robert Bacon
Samuel Olatigbe
Very good - informative
Pauline Ferns
Effie Flourentzou
Good summary
Amrit Khara