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Case-Based Learning

Guideline debrief: multimorbidity

Module summary

This case-based module will guide you through the new NICE guideline on the diagnosis and management of multimorbidity

Learning objectives

To update you on:

  1. The definitions of multimorbidity and frailty
  2. Assessments for frailty that can easily be done in the GP surgery
  3. How to make a plan of care that takes into account the principles of multimorbidity
  4. Resources that can help you when discussing multimorbidity with patients and deciding whether to start or stop medications. 
Author
This module has been developed by Pulse Learning’s team of medical writers and editors, and peer reviewed by our GP advisers
Date module published
05/10/2016
Module due for review
05/10/2018
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 and relevant
Cathy Lenaghan
07.04.2017.
Very good
Bernard Caplan
07.04.2017.
supports other recent articles
Marelle Tilley
23.03.2017.
good
Chryshanti Bikmalla
13.03.2017.
good
Umadevi Parameswaran
10.03.2017.