10 steps to safeguarding adults in general practice

Vikki Gray and Dr Sarah Abbas explain what GPs need to do to protect adults at risk

1 CPD hour

Key questions on coeliac disease

Professor David Sanders and Dr Michelle Shui Yee Lau on late presentation, who should be screened and prescribing gluten-free food

1.5 CPD hours
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Perinatal mental health

Speaking at Pulse LIVE 2017, GP Dr Carrie Ladd takes you through some key questions on recognising and managing perinatal health problems

1 CPD hour

Clinical casebook: elderly care

Module summary

Consultant geriatrician Dr James Woodard offers advice on common presentations in the older patient group.

Learning objectives
This module uses four case histories to update GPs on caring for the elderly, including:
  • Which drugs are likely to impair renal function
  • Preventing AKI
  • Persevering with statins
  • The suitability of newer anticoagulants

Dr James Woodard is a consultant geriatrician at the Royal Derby Hospital.

Date module published
Module due for review
Suggested number of CPD credits
Completing this module will earn you a certificate for a suggested
1.5 CPD hours
By showing evidence of impact you could double that to
3 CPD hours
What other GPs said after completing this module

Good - glad I did it ... fits with my PDP on EoL care, and dilemmas over prescribing in a Dementia Nursing home
Richard Dunn
Sripranay Sinha
good need more clinical cases management
good run through of some of the more complex areas in clinical practice when it comes to elderly
Maeve Mc Inerney
Good, but does not seem to take into account NNT and NNH harm considerations.
Brian Partridge