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Key questions on analgesia in palliation

Professor Mike Bennett, consultant in palliative medicine, and Dr Chris Kane, specialty registrar, answer questions from Dr Melanie Wynne-Jones on the WHO analgesic ladder, adjuvant medication and self-help strategies

1.5 CPD hours
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Stroke and TIA

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

1.5 CPD hours
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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

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Case by case: visual loss

Module summary
Consultant ophthalmic surgeon Mr Ramu Muniraju with cases on posterior vitreous detachment, diabetic retinopathy and when to refer urgently to secondary care
Learning objectives

This module will bring you up to date on diagnosing and managing visual loss, including:

  • The differential diagnoses of unilateral painless visual loss
  • The risk factors for AMD
  • Investigating central retinal artery occlusion
  • The signs and symptoms of giant cell arteritis 
Author

Dr Ramu Muniraju is a consultant ophthalmic surgeon at Ashford and St. Peter’s Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. 

Date module published
16/05/2017
Module due for review
16/05/2019
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
Too much detail from a secondary care pint, cases need more focus on what should you do as a GP and what to look for.
Barbara King
24.08.2017.
Very good but some of questions were not specific enough.
Charles Buckley
06.07.2017.
Excellent
olivier Reymond
15.06.2017.
excellent
Eric Rodrigues
01.06.2017.
good revision of sudden loss of vision
Huchappa Muralidhara
30.05.2017.