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

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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.

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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
Author

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

Date module published
24/06/2016
Module due for review
24/06/2018
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
very useful
Iain Brown
14.04.2017.
really excellent and realistic scenarios
Shonagh speed-andrews
13.03.2017.
Very good
Ash Zaidi
07.03.2017.
very helpful to learn with cases.
mark Lee
07.03.2017.
Very good.
Gillian Clark
04.03.2017.