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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 Adam Woo on red flags for spinal pathology, managing medications for back pain and screening tools for primary care
Dr Heather Ryan suggests how practices can attract GPs to join as partners during or just after training
Dr Dominique Thompson on diagnostic criteria for anorexia, managing ‘borderline’ cases and investigations in bulimic patients
Key questions on syncope in the elderly
This module will guide you through the latest on treating syncope in the elderly, including:
- The different types of syncope
- What features of syncope should make you suspicious of a significant underlying cause
- The role of tilt-table testing
- The effect alcohol has on syncope
Dr Michael John van der Watt is a consultant cardiologist at West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust and Spire Bushey Hospital.
Dr Mandy Fry is a GP in Cirencester, Gloucestershire.