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Other Ophthalmology modules
The information: meibomian cysts (0.5 CPD hours)
Key questions on visual problems in older patients (1.5 CPD hours)
Clinical casebook: ophthalmology (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
Managing common eye conditions
Dr Waqaar Shah presents on five common eye conditions, and how to treat them in a primary care setting.
This module will update your knowledge of managing common eye conditions, including:
- The incidence and presentation of dry eyes, blepharitis, Charles Bonnet syndrome, cataract and chalazion
- Management options for each that can aid prevention of unnecessary ophthalmology referrals
- Equipment required for a chalazion removal