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Dr Olwen Jones on whether self-taken genital swabs are acceptable in teenagers, speculum examinations in pregnancy and treating recurrent thrush

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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.

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Clinical casebook: inflammatory arthritis

Module summary

Dr. Arvind Kaul discusses differential diagnoses, SLE and biologic therapies.

Learning objectives

This module brings you the latest in inflammatory arthritis, including: 

  • Differential diagnoses 
  • The role of blood tests in diagnosis
  • The link between cardiovascular disease and inflammatory arthritis
  • How a diagnosis of SLE is confirmed
Author

Dr Arvind Kaul is a consultant rheumatologist at St. George’s Hospital and an honorary senior lecturer at St. George’s Medical School. 

Date module published
14/12/2016
Module due for review
14/12/2018
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 good
Awes Siddique
23.04.2017.
Quite detailed- most of the tips are practical for gp but some are not.
Usama Shahid
22.04.2017.
good
Kathleen Coffey
15.04.2017.
Very good
Martin Lock
27.02.2017.
good
RAJA SINHA
26.02.2017.