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Other Cardiovascular modules
Advances in atrial fibrillation: a video module (1 CPD hour)
Guideline debrief: atrial fibrillation (2 CPD hours)
Challenges in obesity (1.5 CPD hours)
Dr Olwen Jones on whether self-taken genital swabs are acceptable in teenagers, speculum examinations in pregnancy and treating recurrent thrush
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.
Dr Simon Stockley advises on key warning signs for sepsis and referring cases 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.