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Other Care of the elderly modules
End of life care - three key areas: a video module (1 CPD hour)
Key questions on syncope in the elderly (1 CPD hour)
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
Clinical casebook: elderly care
Consultant geriatrician Dr James Woodard offers advice on common presentations in the older patient group.
- 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.