Key questions on vaginal discharge

Dr Olwen Jones on whether self-taken genital swabs are acceptable in teenagers, speculum examinations in pregnancy and treating recurrent thrush

1.5 CPD hours

Clinical casebook: hypertension

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.

1 CPD hour
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Recognising and referring signs of sepsis

Dr Simon Stockley advises on key warning signs for sepsis and referring cases to secondary care

1 CPD hour

Key questions on palliative care

Module summary
Consultant in palliative medicine Dr Dylan Harris answers questions from GP Dr Pam Brown on morphine versus oxycodone, palliative care for dementia and COPD, and anxiety in this patient population
Learning objectives

This module will guide you through the latest on palliative care, such as:

  • The use of anti-emetics in primary care
  • The risk of venous thromboembolism (VTE) in palliative care settings
  • How to manage anxiety
  • The evidence for the use of complementary therapies

Dr Dylan Harris is a consultant in palliative medicine at Cwm Taf University Health Board and Hospice of the Valleys

Dr Pam Brown is a GP in Swansea

Date module published
Module due for review
Suggested number of CPD credits
Completing this module will earn you a certificate for a suggested
1.5 CPD hours
By showing evidence of impact you could double that to
3 CPD hours
What other GPs said after completing this module
helpful and succinct.
Debasis Roychoudhury
very useful one.
concise module with needed information.
Kalyani Kannan
Rosemarie Hart
John Oldring
Excellent, very clear.
Nicola Eley