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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 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
Guideline debrief: multimorbidity
This case-based module will guide you through the new NICE guideline on the diagnosis and management of multimorbidity
To update you on:
- The definitions of multimorbidity and frailty
- Assessments for frailty that can easily be done in the GP surgery
- How to make a plan of care that takes into account the principles of multimorbidity
- Resources that can help you when discussing multimorbidity with patients and deciding whether to start or stop medications.