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Key questions on oral medicine

Module summary
Oral medicine specialists Dr Phil Atkin and Dr Helen Rogers answer questions from GP Dr Pam Brown on treating oral lichen planus, patients who have recurrent aphthous ulcers and the latest on gum disease.
Learning objectives

This module brings you the latest in oral medicine including:

  • Diagnosing oral lichen planus
  • Underlying causes to consider in recurrent aphthous ulceration
  • How to manage a dental abscess
  • Whether children with oral herpes should be given antivirals

Dr Phil Atkin is a consultant and honorary senior lecturer in oral medicine at Cardiff Dental Hospital and School

Dr Helen Rogers is a consultant/senior lecturer in oral medicine at Bristol Dental Hospital and School

Dr Pam Brown is a GP in Swansea

Date module published
Module due for review
Suggested number of CPD credits
Completing this module will earn you a certificate for a suggested
1.5 CPD hours
By showing evidence of impact you could double that to
3 CPD hours
What other GPs said after completing this module
Ross Worthington
Martin Holt
Roger Beal
Oral Medicine is poorly taught in medical school but is a common presentation in GP, really helpful
Dylan Reid
useful overview
Neil Fraser