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Other Cardiovascular modules
Guideline debrief: atrial fibrillation (2 CPD hours)
Six o'clock blood result - very low haemoglobin (1 CPD hour)
Six o'clock blood result - low white cell counts (1 CPD hour)
Professor Mike Bennett, consultant in palliative medicine, and Dr Chris Kane, specialty registrar, answer questions from Dr Melanie Wynne-Jones on the WHO analgesic ladder, adjuvant medication and self-help strategies
This case-based module will guide you through the latest evidence in the diagnosis and management of stroke and TIA.
Dr Tang Ngee Shim and Dr Andrew Ilchyshyn, consultant dermatologists, on corticosteroids, the impact of biologics on infections in primary care, and occupational risks for psoriasis patients
Advances in atrial fibrillation: a video module
This module is a concise update on the latest in the management of atrial fibrillation including:
- AF and the risk of stroke
- A comparison of outcomes in AF stroke and stroke of other causes
- The latest on risk assessment using CHADS2 and CHA2DS2VASc
- Assessing bleeding risk using HAS-BLED
- A comparison of warfarin with the new direct thrombin inhibitors such as dabiagtran
- Rhythym versus rate control and strategies for both.
Dr Wolff gave this talk at Pulse Live which took place in May 2013.
The powerpoint slides will cycle through automatically as the video plays, but if you are interested in a particular aspect of the presentation, use the arrow buttons at the bottom of the screen to navigate through the slides, simply click on the slide you are interested in and you will be taken to the relevant part of the video.
After viewing the video, you will complete a multiple-choice assessment to test the knowledge you have gained. You will then have the opportunity to record your personal learning points and claim your CPD credits, which will be recorded on a certificate stored automatically in your Pulse Learning CPD log.