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Key questions on brain tumours

Module summary
RCGP headache champion Dr David Kernick answers Dr Keith Hopcroft's questions on the diagnosis and management of brain tumours
Learning objectives

This module will update your knowledge on brain tumours, including:

  • Brain tumour classification
  • How children present symptoms differently to adults
  • The management of diagnostic delay
  • What clinical examination GPs can realistically be expected to undertake
Author

Dr David Kernick is a GPSI in headache in Exeter and RCGP headache champion

Dr Keith Hopcroft is a GP in Laindon, Essex

Date module published
18/05/2015
Module due for review
18/05/2017
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
Useful
Sarah Doherty
18.04.2017.
Interesting and useful in practice. Will change my practice in who I will order CT heads for.
Josephine Barker
17.04.2017.
good
Jorge Alegria
11.04.2017.
Very helpful. Extremely useful from a GP perspective. Thank you.
Lisa Berridge
09.04.2017.
good
Aisyah Nur
30.03.2017.