Polycystic ovarian syndrome: a lifelong condition

Dr Anne Connolly advises on the pathophysiology of PCOS, managing short term effects and advising women with fertility concerns

1 CPD hour

Key questions on infections in pregnancy

Dr Jessica Garner, clinical fellow in obstetrics and gynaecology and Miss Maryam Parisaei, consultant obstetrician and gynaecologist, on investigating rash in pregnant women, managing chicken pox in pregnancy and travel advice for zika virus.

1.5 CPD hours

Key questions on atrial fibrillation

Dr John Dean, consultant cardiologist, on identifying patients with AF, personalised care and manging patients who are persistently unwell despite treatment

1 CPD hour

Key questions on obstructive sleep apnoea

Module summary

Consultant respiratory physician Dr Himender Makker and specialist registrar in respiratory medicine Dr Rory McDermott on hypopnoea, the usefulness of the Epworth sleepiness scale and intraoral devices.

Learning objectives

This module brings you the latest in diagnosing and managing sleep apnoea, including:

  • The difference between apnoea and hypopnoea 
  • Using and interpreting the Epworth sleepiness scale 
  • The role of sleep studies and home pulse oximetry
  • Intra-oral devices vs CPAP for treating obstructive sleep apnoea

Dr Himender Makker is a consultant in respiratory and sleep medicine at University College London Hospital and Dr Rory McDermott is a specialist registrar in respiratory medicine 

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
Very good
Omid Entekhabifard
Ronald Kok
Good but lengthy
Brian Miller
Very usefull for primary care.
Hemalatha Venkatakrishnan
Very Informative
Adefolawe Ajanlekoko