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

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

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

The information: meibomian cysts

Module summary
Consultant ophthalmic surgeons Dr Gilli Vafidis and Dr Vickie Lee discuss Meibomian cysts using PUNs and DENs.
Learning objectives

This module will update your knowledge on Miebomian cysts, including:

  • How to distinguish a meibomian cyst from a stye – especially when it’s infected
  • Differential diagnoses to consider
  • The prognosis and likelihood of resolution 
  • At what point might referral be warranted

Dr Gilli Vafidis and Dr Vickie Lee are consultant ophthalmic surgeons at North West London Hospitals NHS trust. 

For more information on how to manage eye conditions within general practice, please visit the Royal College of General Practitioners' Eye Health website 

Date module published
Module due for review
Suggested number of CPD credits
Completing this module will earn you a certificate for a suggested
0.5 CPD hours
By showing evidence of impact you could double that to
1 CPD hour
What other GPs said after completing this module
Gail Steedman
Good module
Mukthar Ahmad
simple and effective
Fiona Okeke
short and too the point
Rajeev Menon
Simple but useful module.
Niall Dove