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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
Key questions on gallstones
This module will update your knowledge on gallstones, including:
- Whether obesity is a factor in pathogenesis
- If patients can suffer deficiencies of fat soluble vitamins after cholecystectomy
- How common gallstones are in children
- The frequency of surgery complications
Dr Stephen Ryder is a consultant hepatologist at the Nottingham University Hospital.
Dr Mandy Fry is a GP in Cirencester, Gloucestershire.