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Case-Based Learning

Dyspepsia

Module summary
This interactive module is based on case studies that might present to a GP and will provide advice regarding the diagnosis, investigation and management of dyspepsia.
Learning objectives

To update you on:

  • Testing for H.pylori
  • The 2015 update to the two week wait referral guidelines
  • MHRA advice on the use of prokinetics
  • Endoscopic monitoring of Barrett’s oesophagus

In this interactive module, you will learn as you work through real-life primary care patient scenarios. You will be assessed before starting the module and again at the end, to gauge how your knowledge has improved.

You don’t have to complete the whole module in one sitting. You can break off at any point mid-module and pick up again where you left off by pressing the Resume Module button alongside the module title in your Pulse Learning CPD log.

Author

This module has been developed by Pulse Learning’s team of medical writers and editors, and peer reviewed by our GP advisers.

Date module published
22/01/2016
Module due for review
22/01/2018
Suggested number of CPD credits
Completing this module will earn you a certificate for a suggested
2 CPD hours
By showing evidence of impact you could double that to
4 CPD hours
What other GPs said after completing this module
Good
Amy Hodgson
05.07.2017.
Excellent and very useful. It has clarified many queries.
Ammarah Hussain
17.06.2017.
very good
Samir Iskander
06.06.2017.
very interesting update of guidelines on dyspepsia
Alexander Mcfarlane
14.05.2017.
Good
jags Locham
10.05.2017.