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Other Musculoskeletal medicine modules
Top tips in musculoskeletal care: a video module (1 CPD hour)
Key questions on fibromyalgia (1.5 CPD hours)
Vikki Gray and Dr Sarah Abbas explain what GPs need to do to protect adults at risk
Professor David Sanders and Dr Michelle Shui Yee Lau on late presentation, who should be screened and prescribing gluten-free food
Speaking at Pulse LIVE 2017, GP Dr Carrie Ladd takes you through some key questions on recognising and managing perinatal health problems
Key questions on gout
Dr Colin Pease, rheumatology and general medicine consultant, answers questions from GP Dr Mandy Fry on prophylactic treatment, treatment for acute gout and efficacy of dietary modification in reducing the frequency of attacks.
This module brings you the latest in treating gout, including:
- What target level of uric acid to aim for with allopurinol
- When to consider colchicine
- Drugs that precipitate gout
- When to use joint aspiration
Dr Colin Pease is a rheumatology consultant at the Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust.
Dr Mandy Fry is a GP in Cirencester, Gloucestershire.