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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
Author

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
20/03/2017
Module due for review
20/03/2019
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
03.08.2017.
Very useful.
Kim Langer
10.07.2017.
very good
Laurence Stone
10.05.2017.
excellent
Eleanor Dittner
08.05.2017.
very good
Robert Nixon
05.06.2017.