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Other Neurology modules
Key questions on insomnia (1 CPD hour)
Challenges in neurology (1.5 CPD hours)
Key questions on vagus nerve stimulation (1.5 CPD hours)
Dr Olwen Jones on whether self-taken genital swabs are acceptable in teenagers, speculum examinations in pregnancy and treating recurrent thrush
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.
Dr Simon Stockley advises on key warning signs for sepsis and referring cases to secondary care
Five minute neurological examination
Dr Giles Elrington, consultant neurologist, guides you through a quick and structured neurological examination for use in general practice.
This module will guide you through a neurological examination in general practice, including:
- A suggested brief exam for your consultations
- How to examine the cranial nerves, central and peripheral nervous system
- Physical signs to look out for in specific clinical scenarios, such as acute headache and Bell's palsy