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Other Diabetes and endocrinology modules
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Six o’clock blood result - hypocalcaemia (1 CPD hour)
Six o'clock blood result - elevated amylase (1 CPD hour)
Vikki Gray and Dr Sarah Abbas explain what GPs need to do to protect adults at risk
Professor David Sanders and Dr Michelle Shui Yee Lau on late presentation, who should be screened and prescribing gluten-free food
Speaking at Pulse LIVE 2017, GP Dr Carrie Ladd takes you through some key questions on recognising and managing perinatal health problems
Key questions on vitamin D
Consultant endocrinologists Dr Zaki Hassan-Smith and Professor Neil Gittoes answer questions on the prevention and management of vitamin D deficiency.
This module will bring you up to date on vitamin D deficiency, including:
- Thresholds for replacement in vitamin D insufficiency
- The role of vitamin D in fatigue and chronic disease
- How much sun exposure is needed for natural vitamin D production
- Treating children with vitamin D
Dr Zaki Hassan-Smith is a consultant endocrinologist at University Hospital Birmingham and honorary senior research fellow at the University of Birmingham.
Professor Neil Gittoes is a consultant endocrinologist and honorary professor of medicine, at Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham.
Dr Sara Ritchie, who provided the questions, is a GP in Stoke Newington, north London