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Other Respiratory medicine modules
What's new in COPD: a video module (1 CPD hour)
Cough, wheeze and asthma in children: a video module (1 CPD hour)
Top five updates in COPD (1 CPD hour)
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
Clinical casebook: lower respiratory tract infections
Professor Paul Little, GP and professor of primary care research presents advice on four presentations of lower respiratory infections.
This module will cover the latest in lower respiratory tract infections including:
- Pointers in the history to guide the use of antibiotics
- What diagnoses should be considered in patients with recurrent chest infections
- How to treat community-acquired lower respiratory tract infections
- How to respond to patient claims that antibiotics are ineffective
Professor Paul Little is a GP and professor of primary care research, with an interest in the management of common infections, at the University of Southampton