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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)
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
Key questions on heart failure
This module discusses the latest developments in the diagnosis and management of heart failure, including:
- The evidence for management of diastolic heart failure
- The role of the new sacubitril/valsartan combo drug
- Why referral for patients with a history of MI needs to be urgent
Dr Chris Arden is a GP near Winchester, Hampshire, and a GPSI in cardiology in Southampton. He is on the board of the British Society for Heart Failure and is cardiovascular lead for West Hampshire CCG.