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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 Jessica Garner, clinical fellow in obstetrics and gynaecology and Miss Maryam Parisaei, consultant obstetrician and gynaecologist, on investigating rash in pregnant women, managing chicken pox in pregnancy and travel advice for zika virus.
Dr John Dean, consultant cardiologist, on identifying patients with AF, personalised care and manging patients who are persistently unwell despite treatment
Consultant ophthalmic surgeon Mr Ramu Muniraju with cases on posterior vitreous detachment, diabetic retinopathy and when to refer urgently to secondary care
Key questions on multimorbidity
This module will bring you the latest in key questions on multimorbidity, including:
- How to prioritise conditions in patients in multimorbidity
- How to simplify polypharmacy
- The role that is played by social interventions in managing multimorbidity
- How best to speak to families when their goals and priorities differ to those of the clinician or patient
Professor Bruce Guthrie is a GP in Cardenden, Fife, and professor of primary care medicine at the University of Dundee, and was chair of the guideline development group for the NICE multimorbidity guidelines.
Dr Mandy Fry is a GP in Cirencester, Gloucestershire.