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Other Diabetes and endocrinology modules
Six o'clock blood result - hyper- and hypothyroidism (1 CPD hour)
Six o’clock blood result - hypocalcaemia (1 CPD hour)
Six o'clock blood result - elevated amylase (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
Reducing risk and complications in diabetes
GPs Dr Tina Farid and Dr David Edwards discuss a variety of problems associated with diabetes and how you can manage them.
This module will update you on:
- When to prescribe statins and antiplatelet treatment to patients with diabetes
- Sexual health problems associated with diabetes including erectile dysfunction and testosterone deficiency syndrome
- The latest NICE guidance on blood pressure and advice on cardiovascular risk in diabetic patients
Dr Tina Farid is a GP with an interest in diabetes in north London
Dr David Edwards is a GP in Oxfordshire and was a member of the guideline development group for the NICE type 2 diabetes guidelines. He is a past president of the British Society for Sexual Medicine