Case by case: back pain

Dr Adam Woo on red flags for spinal pathology, managing medications for back pain and screening tools for primary care

1.5 CPD hours

Ten ways to tempt trainees or new GPs into partnership

Dr Heather Ryan suggests how practices can attract GPs to join as partners during or just after training

1 CPD hour

Key questions on eating disorders

Dr Dominique Thompson on diagnostic criteria for anorexia, managing ‘borderline’ cases and investigations in bulimic patients

1 CPD hour

Case by case: COPD

Module summary
Dr Rod Lawson, a consultant in respiratory medicine, presents a series of COPD challenges that may present in primary care.
Learning objectives

This module will update you on: 

  • Diagnosing COPD
  • Differential diagnoses of COPD
  • Treating an acute exacerbation of COPD
  • Surgical approaches for COPD

Dr Rod Lawson is a respiratory consultant at the Northern General Hospital, Sheffield.

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
good to start with but then out of scope learning imposed.
Usama Shahid
very useful
Iain Brown
really excellent and realistic scenarios
Shonagh speed-andrews
Very good
Ash Zaidi
very helpful to learn with cases.
mark Lee