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Other Care of the elderly modules
End of life care - three key areas: a video module (1 CPD hour)
Clinical casebook: elderly care (1.5 CPD hours)
Dr Adam Woo on red flags for spinal pathology, managing medications for back pain and screening tools for primary care
Dr Heather Ryan suggests how practices can attract GPs to join as partners during or just after training
Dr Dominique Thompson on diagnostic criteria for anorexia, managing ‘borderline’ cases and investigations in bulimic patients
GPs Dr Polly Duncan and Professor Chris Salisbury discuss implications of a recent NICE guideline
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.