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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
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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
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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
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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
good
Naomi Mottershead
24.05.2017.
interesting and most informative.
not sure about the to many details concerning the opthalmologist and of no other real use for GPs other than pure informative use.
Carmen Badea
23.05.2017.
excellent case presentation relevant to primary care
Mary Sheryll Salazar-Salvia
23.05.2017.
good overview
Neil Fraser
23.05.2017.
Good
Karen Graham
22.05.2017.