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

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

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

Key questions on skin cancer

Module summary
Dr Rachel Abbott, dermatology fellow, and Dr Richard Motley, consultant dermatologist answer questions from GP Dr Mandy Fry on the risks of sunbeds, spotting malignancy and basal cell carcinomas.
Learning objectives

This module will update your knowledge on skin cancer, including:

  • Advice to give patients about sun exposure
  • Tips to spotting malignancy when assessing moles
  • Precautions to take when using imiquimod or fluorouracil creams in primary care
  • The use of dermatoscopes in practice to look at questionable skin lesions

This article was reviewed in January 2017 by Dr Richard Motley to ensure all content is up-to-date and relevant.


Dr Rachel Abbott is a fellow in cutaneous surgery at the University Hospital of Wales in Cardiff.

Dr Richard Motley is a consultant dermatologist at the University Hospital of Wales in Cardiff.

Date module published
Module due for review
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
Neil Kendell
Ruchy Gupta
I thought that it was a very pleasant refresher
Jonathan Hobman
very well structured
Branko Momic
Finlay Davies