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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)
Vikki Gray and Dr Sarah Abbas explain what GPs need to do to protect adults at risk
Professor David Sanders and Dr Michelle Shui Yee Lau on late presentation, who should be screened and prescribing gluten-free food
Speaking at Pulse LIVE 2017, GP Dr Carrie Ladd takes you through some key questions on recognising and managing perinatal health problems
Key questions on prescribing in older patients
This module discusses the latest advice on prescribing in older patients with multiple comorbidities, including:
- Accounting for comorbidities when prescribing antihypertensives
- Drugs that cause hyponatraemia
- Drugs that impair renal function
- Suitable antidepressants for older patients
Professor Simon Conroy is a consultant geriatrician at University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust and an honorary professor at the University of Leicester.
Dr Elin Davies is a FY1 doctor at University Hospitals of Leicester NHS TrustDr Mel Wynne-Jones is a GP in Cheshire.