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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)
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
Key questions on anticoagulation
Dr Matt Fay, GPSI in cardiology, answers questions from GP Dr Mandy Fry on heparin, the new oral anticoagulants (NOACs) and when to stop anticoagulation.
This module will update your knowledge on the issues regarding anticoagulation, such as:
- When a NOAC should be chosen over warfarin
- The use of low molecular weight heparin (LMWH)
- How often NOACs should be monitored
- Patients on warfarin consuming alcohol
Dr Matt Fay is a GPSI in cardiology in Bradford.
Dr Mandy Fry is a GP in Cirencester, Gloucestershire.