This site is intended for health professionals only
Other Cardiovascular modules
Advances in atrial fibrillation: a video module (1 CPD hour)
Guideline debrief: atrial fibrillation (2 CPD hours)
Six o'clock blood result - very low haemoglobin (1 CPD hour)
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.
Dr John Dean, consultant cardiologist, on identifying patients with AF, personalised care and manging patients who are persistently unwell despite treatment
Consultant ophthalmic surgeon Mr Ramu Muniraju with cases on posterior vitreous detachment, diabetic retinopathy and when to refer urgently to secondary care
This case-based module will guide you through the latest evidence in the diagnosis and management of syncope
To update you on:
- The definition of syncope
- What to ask in the history
- What to look for in the examination
- What red flags should prompt an urgent referral
- Which patients with syncope can safely be managed in general practice.
This module has been developed by Pulse Learning’s team of medical writers and editors, and peer reviewed by our GP advisers.