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Challenges in ophthalmology

Module summary
Mr Neil Modi, consultant ophthalmologist, and Dr Louise Bye, GP registrar, discuss chloramphenicol, ocular steroids and treating facial shingles
Learning objectives

This module will bring you the latest in managing ophthalmological cases, including:

  • Unresolved conjunctivitis despite self-treatment
  • When to instigate ocular steroids for iritis 
  • Investigating dry eyes
  • How quickly to refer facial shingles 
Author

Mr Neil Modi is a consultant ophthalmologist at Frimley Park Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Surrey

Dr Louise Bye is a GP registrar with special interest in ophthalmology at St Leonard’s Practice, Exeter

Date module published
02/05/2017
Module due for review
02/05/2019
Suggested number of CPD credits
Completing this module will earn you a certificate for a suggested
1 CPD hour
By showing evidence of impact you could double that to
2 CPD hours
What other GPs said after completing this module
Excellent; informative and well written.
Ravi Arya
12.08.2017.
good
Kalum Gunatunga
01.08.2017.
Helpful and practical
Amit Mandal
20.06.2017.
excellent quality with clear messages on red flags
philip Rose
04.06.2017.
excellent
Deepa Shah
02.06.2017.