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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 hyperlipidaemia
This module brings you the latest in hyperlipidaemia, including:
- The benefits of statin treatment
- When to broach the topic of statins with type 1 diabetics
- Whether lipids need to be rechecked in those taking statins for primary prevention
- Managing statin side-effects
Dr Sam Finnikin is an NIHR In Practice Fellow in primary care clinical sciences at the University of Birmingham and a salaried GP at Lay Hill Surgery in Four Oaks, with an interest in the primary prevention of CVD.