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Syncope

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Key questions on eczema

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Case by case: IBD

Module summary
Consultant gastroenterologist and clinical lead Dr Jimmy Limdi offers practical advice on common IBD presentations
Learning objectives

This module will get you up to date on inflammatory bowel disease, including:

  • Considerations when prescribing steroids
  • How to monitor patients with raised creatinine 
  • Managing ulcerative proctosigmoiditis
  • The role of vaccination in IBD patients
Author

Dr Jimmy Limdi is a consultant gastroenterologist and IBD clinical lead at Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust.

Date module published
23/12/2016
Module due for review
23/12/2018
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
Prefer multiple choice
Author seems very keen on dumping a lot of excess work on GP's.
James Martin Simpson
14.01.2017.
good detailed refresher on inflammatory bowel disease
Amyn Kanji
14.01.2017.
Comprehensive and useful but v technical and not easy to follow - almost too much information.
Lesley Sowden
08.01.2017.
interesting and useful
Mike Bizon
08.01.2017.
We don't all live in cities!
Need to get patient to understand condition, good.
Brian Partridge
08.01.2017.