Key questions on vaginal discharge

Dr Olwen Jones on whether self-taken genital swabs are acceptable in teenagers, speculum examinations in pregnancy and treating recurrent thrush

1.5 CPD hours

Clinical casebook: hypertension

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.

1 CPD hour
Video module - Premium

Recognising and referring signs of sepsis

Dr Simon Stockley advises on key warning signs for sepsis and referring cases to secondary care

1 CPD hour
Video module - Premium

Managing syncope

Module summary
Consultant cardiac electrophysiologist Dr Matt Wright discusses history taking for transient loss of consciousness, interpeting ECGs and helping patients manage syncope in their day to day lives.
Learning objectives

This module will update your knowledge of syncope, including:

  • Familial factors to look out for in the history
  • Interpreting ECGs in the context of T-LOC
  • When to pace
  • First-line management options
Expert speaker
Dr Matthew Wright is a consultant cardiac electrophysiologist at St. Thomas' hospital and an honorary senior lecturer at King's College London
Date module published
Module due for review
Suggested number of CPD credits
Completing this module will earn you a certificate for a suggested
1 CPD hour
By showing evidence of impact you could double that to
2 CPD hours
What other GPs said after completing this module
Useful, slides were dry couldn't get video to work ? was there a video?
Farah Bede
Well made
Video presentation and concurrent slides
An important subject for General practice
Rami Messing
Good account
Gabrielle Mckeever
Brian James Ireland
Ide McCarthy