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Other Gastroenterology modules
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Interpreting LFTs (1 CPD hour)
Altered LFTs – what to do? (1 CPD hour)
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Dr John Dean, consultant cardiologist, on identifying patients with AF, personalised care and manging patients who are persistently unwell despite treatment
Consultant ophthalmic surgeon Mr Ramu Muniraju with cases on posterior vitreous detachment, diabetic retinopathy and when to refer urgently to secondary care
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.