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Key questions on infections in pregnancy

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.

1.5 CPD hours
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Key questions on atrial fibrillation

Dr John Dean, consultant cardiologist, on identifying patients with AF, personalised care and manging patients who are persistently unwell despite treatment

1 CPD hour
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Case by case: visual loss

Consultant ophthalmic surgeon Mr Ramu Muniraju with cases on posterior vitreous detachment, diabetic retinopathy and when to refer urgently to secondary care

1.5 CPD hours
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Perspectives in palliative care - non-cancer palliative care

Module summary
Consultant in palliative medicine Dr Louise Gibbs and colleagues provide advice on managing COPD, motor neurone disease, heart failure and dementia at the end of life.
Learning objectives

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
  • COPD 
  • Dementia 
Author

Dr Louise Gibbs, Dr Emma Hall, Dr Victor Pace and Dr Nigel Sykes are consultants in palliative medicine at St Christopher’s Hospice, London.

Date module published
08/08/2013
Module due for review
08/08/2015
Suggested number of CPD credits
Completing this module will earn you a certificate for a suggested
1 CPD hour
By showing evidence of impact you could double that to
2 CPD hours
What other GPs said after completing this module
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Gillian Hay
25.04.2017.
good
Jeanette Clayton
24.04.2017.
very useful thank you
Anna-Marie Foley
20.04.2017.
Good
Marc Hinchliffe
01.02.2017.
helpful about non cancer cause of terminal disease and specific requirements when it comes to this.
Maeve Mc Inerney
29.01.2017.