Other Neurology modules

Five minute neurological examination (1 CPD hour)

Key questions on insomnia (1 CPD hour)

Challenges in neurology (1.5 CPD hours)


Polycystic ovarian syndrome: a lifelong condition

Dr Anne Connolly advises on the pathophysiology of PCOS, managing short term effects and advising women with fertility concerns

1 CPD hour

Key questions on infections in pregnancy

Dr Jessica Garner, clinical fellow in obstetrics and gynaecology and Miss Maryam Parisaei, consultant obstetrician and gynaecologist, on investigating rash in pregnant women, managing chicken pox in pregnancy and travel advice for zika virus.

1.5 CPD hours

Key questions on atrial fibrillation

Dr John Dean, consultant cardiologist, on identifying patients with AF, personalised care and manging patients who are persistently unwell despite treatment

1 CPD hour
Case-Based Learning


Module summary
This case-based module will guide you through the latest evidence in the diagnosis and management of epilepsy.
Learning objectives

To update you on:

  1. The features of a collapse that would suggest that a seizure has taken place
  2. When to refer to secondary care
  3. What investigations are likely to be done and when a diagnosis might be made
  4. Principles of pharmacotherapy
  5. Current issues to do with branded versus generic prescribing
  6. Contraception and pregnancy in patients with epilepsy
This module has been developed by Pulse Learning’s team of medical writers and editors, and peer reviewed by our GP advisers.
Date module published
Module due for review
Suggested number of CPD credits
Completing this module will earn you a certificate for a suggested
2 CPD hours
By showing evidence of impact you could double that to
4 CPD hours
What other GPs said after completing this module
Very Comprehensive
Alan Cuthbert
I understood this module well and feel i have gained a greater understanding
Jacqueline Brooks
Rachel Ford
Comprehensive and useful
Leela Kalra
very useful and relevant to general practice
Amanda Scarlett