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
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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

Assessing multimorbidity

Module summary

GPs Dr Polly Duncan and Professor Chris Salisbury discuss implications of a recent NICE guideline

Learning objectives

This module will update you on assessing multimorbidity, including:

  • The impact that multimorbidity has on day to day life
  • Tools that you can use to assess for frailty
  • Who should be prioritised for a tailored approach to multimorbidity
  • Why moving to a patient- rather than disease-centred consultation model is important for treating multimorbid patients

Dr Polly Duncan is a GP and National Institute for Health Research research fellow with an interest in multimorbidity and polypharmacy in Bristol.

Professor Chris Salisbury is a GP and professor of primary care at the University of Bristol.

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
Bernard Caplan
doug Goss
Thought provoking
barry joseph Mckenna
Peter Mirchandani
good repeat performance.
Debasis Roychoudhury