Key questions on analgesia in palliation

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1.5 CPD hours
Case-Based Learning

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This case-based module will guide you through the latest evidence in the diagnosis and management of stroke and TIA. 

1.5 CPD hours

Key questions on psoriasis

Dr Tang Ngee Shim and Dr Andrew Ilchyshyn, consultant dermatologists, on corticosteroids, the impact of biologics on infections in primary care, and occupational risks for psoriasis patients

1.5 CPD hours

Key questions on smoking cessation

Module summary

Dr Alex Bobak answers questions on e-cigarettes, varenicline and NRT

Learning objectives

Get up to date on the latest in smoking cessation, including:

  • How useful e-cigarettes are for quit attempts
  • Which medications are the most effective in aiding a quit attempt
  • How to inform and involve patients in leading their own treatment
  • The most recent advice regarding varenicline and mental health

Dr Alex Bobak is a GPSI in smoking cessation in south-west London

Dr David Russell, a GP in Darlington, County Durham, provided the questions

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
Good clear info.
Peter Newstead
It was very informative
Fatima Naeem Ahmed
Very good remainder about smoking cessation
Wojciech Biernacki
very good
Jan Emms
Very useful
Lee Oldridge