Other Dermatology modules

Key questions on scalp conditions (1.5 CPD hours)

Key questions on common adverse drug reactions (1.5 CPD hours)

Case-by-case: psoriasis (1.5 CPD hours)

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Key questions on vaginal discharge

Dr Olwen Jones on whether self-taken genital swabs are acceptable in teenagers, speculum examinations in pregnancy and treating recurrent thrush

1.5 CPD hours
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Clinical casebook: hypertension

Consultant cardiologist Dr Angus Nightingale and clinical research fellow Dr Thomas Hinton on blood pressure monitoring, contraindications to general anaesthesia and what blood pressure targets GPs should be aiming for.

1 CPD hour
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Recognising and referring signs of sepsis

Dr Simon Stockley advises on key warning signs for sepsis and referring cases to secondary care

1 CPD hour
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Managing psoriasis

Module summary
Dr Paul Charlson, GPSI in dermatology, on recognising and managing different types of psoriasis
Learning objectives

Get updated on recognising and treating different types of psoriasis, including:

  • Managing chronic plaque psoriasis 
  • Types and strengths of topical steroids and when to use them
  • When to refer to secondary care
  • Managing scalp and facial psoriasis 
Expert speaker
Dr Paul Charlson is a GPSI in dermatology in Yorkshire
Date module published
24/03/2017
Module due for review
24/03/2019
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
Some useful practical points
Leela Kalra
21.04.2017.
good
Sanjay Mansingh
16.04.2017.
good
Kathleen Coffey
11.04.2017.
Very informative
Daniel Cooke
10.04.2017.
Overall good - a little anecdotal at time (but dermatology is like that).
A bit of evidence base would be good -less "you could try this, or that" or "I don't like this..."
Richard Greenway
05.04.2017.