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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)
Key questions on syncope in the elderly (1 CPD hour)
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
Perspectives in palliative care - non-cancer palliative care
This module will update you on a number of issues pertaining to palliative care, including symptoms and management in:
- End stage heart failure
- Motor neurone disease
Dr Louise Gibbs, Dr Emma Hall, Dr Victor Pace and Dr Nigel Sykes are consultants in palliative medicine at St Christopher’s Hospice, London.