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Other Ophthalmology modules
Managing common eye conditions (1 CPD hour)
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
The information: meibomian cysts
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