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Other Care of the elderly modules
Clinical casebook: elderly care (1.5 CPD hours)
Key questions on syncope in the elderly (1 CPD hour)
Dr Olwen Jones on whether self-taken genital swabs are acceptable in teenagers, speculum examinations in pregnancy and treating recurrent thrush
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.
Dr Simon Stockley advises on key warning signs for sepsis and referring cases to secondary care
End of life care - three key areas: a video module
This module will advise on primary care management of end-of-life patients, including:
- How the Gold Standards Framework aids end-of-life care
- Identifying 'the 1%'
- Reducing hospitalisations
Professor Thomas gave this talk at Pulse Live which took place in May 2013.
The powerpoint slides will cycle through automatically as the video plays, but if you are interested in a particular aspect of the presentation, use the arrow buttons at the bottom of the screen to navigate through the slides, simply click on the slide you are interested in and you will be taken to the relevant part of the video.
After viewing the video, you will complete a multiple-choice assessment to test the knowledge you have gained. You will then have the opportunity to record your personal learning points and claim your CPD credits, which will be recorded on a certificate stored automatically in your Pulse Learning CPD log.