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Other Ophthalmology modules
Managing common eye conditions (1 CPD hour)
The information: meibomian cysts (0.5 CPD hours)
Key questions on visual problems in older patients (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
Key questions on common eye and eyelid conditions
This module offers the latest evidence-based advice on diagnosing and managing eye infections and gland problems, including:
- Distinguishing between viral and bacterial causes of conjunctivitis
- The best way to manage ingrowing lashes
- Why orbital cellulitis occurs
- How often dacryocystitis in adults requires surgery
This module was first published in September 2013. It was reviewed and updated by Mr Hugo Henderson in August 2015.
Mr Hugo WA Henderson is a consultant ophthalmic and oculoplastic surgeon for The London Clinic. His NHS practice is with the Royal Free Hospital.
Dr Mandy Fry is a GP in Cirencester, Gloucestershire