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Dr Heather Ryan suggests how practices can attract GPs to join as partners during or just after training
Dr Dominique Thompson on diagnostic criteria for anorexia, managing ‘borderline’ cases and investigations in bulimic patients
Key questions on nutritional supplements
Dr Sara Ritchie puts questions to GP nutrition expert Dr Rachel Pryke on assessing nutrition and effective use of oral supplements.
This module will update your knowledge relating to nutritional supplements, including:
- The BMI malnourishment categories
- How many supplements can be prescribed per day
- What precautions should be taken when prescribing ONS to patients with diabetes
- The risks and caveats about prescribing supplements to substance misusers
Dr Rachel Pryke is a GP in Worcestershire and chair of the GPs Interested in Nutrition Group.
Dr Sara Ritchie is a GP in north London.