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Other Gastroenterology modules
Top tips on improving GI referrals: a video module (1 CPD hour)
Interpreting LFTs (1 CPD hour)
Altered LFTs – what to do? (1 CPD hour)
Dr Olwen Jones on whether self-taken genital swabs are acceptable in teenagers, speculum examinations in pregnancy and treating recurrent thrush
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.
Dr Simon Stockley advises on key warning signs for sepsis and referring cases to secondary care
Gastroenterologists Dr Matthew Banks and Dr David Graham outline five common cases of irritable bowel syndrome seen in primary care
Using different case presentations, this module will guide you through the management of IBS, including:
- The value of exercise in IBS
- Dietary modifications
- Symptoms that warrant referral
- Cognitive therapies and their efficacy for treating IBS
Dr Matthew Banks is a consultant gastroenterologist at University College London Hospital.
Dr David Graham is a gastroenterology specialist registrar at University College London Hospital.