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1.5 CPD hours

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1 CPD hour

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1 CPD hour

Key questions on HIV

Module summary

Genitourinary medicine and infectious disease specialists Dr Sarah Cochrane and Dr Begoña Bovill discuss presentations of HIV in primary care, pre-test counselling and palliative care for AIDS.

Learning objectives

This module will bring you up to date on managing HIV in primary care, including:

  • Presentations that should prompt HIV testing
  • HIV testing in the general practice setting
  • Antiretroviral medication interactions
  • Palliative care for AIDS patients

Dr Sarah Cochrane is a specialty registrar in genitourinary medicine at University Hospitals Bristol NHS Foundation Trust.

Dr Begoña Bovill is a consultant in infectious diseases at North Bristol NHS Trust.

Competing interests: Dr Bovill has worked with Abbott and Gilead on conferences

Date module published
Module due for review
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
very informative
Giles Harris
Very useful.
Kim Langer
very good
Laurence Stone
Eleanor Dittner
very good
Robert Nixon