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
Video module - Premium

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
Case-Based Learning


Module summary
This case-based module will guide you through the latest evidence in the diagnosis and management of the menopause.
Learning objectives

To update you on:

  1. How to diagnose the menopause; when to use a clinical diagnosis versus using blood tests
  2. HRT – practicalities of prescribing and the short and long term benefits and harms
  3. Alternatives to HRT, both prescribed and over the counter
  4. Management of premature menopause
  5. How and when to stop HRT
  6. When to use topical HRT 

This module has been developed by Pulse Learning’s team of medical writers and editors, and peer reviewed by our GP advisers.

Date module published
Module due for review
Suggested number of CPD credits
Completing this module will earn you a certificate for a suggested
2 CPD hours
By showing evidence of impact you could double that to
4 CPD hours
What other GPs said after completing this module
Uma Narayanan
Very good and very clear guidelines thank you
Fiona Campbell
Extremely helpful
Charlotte Lewis
Very concise and clear
Ragni Nigam
One of the best and informative on line studies that I have read
John Rowan