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Other Practice Business & Finance modules modules
The new GMC prescribing guidance (1 CPD hour)
Five steps to planning the risk profiling DES (1 CPD hour)
Professor Mike Bennett, consultant in palliative medicine, and Dr Chris Kane, specialty registrar, answer questions from Dr Melanie Wynne-Jones on the WHO analgesic ladder, adjuvant medication and self-help strategies
This case-based module will guide you through the latest evidence in the diagnosis and management of stroke and TIA.
Dr Tang Ngee Shim and Dr Andrew Ilchyshyn, consultant dermatologists, on corticosteroids, the impact of biologics on infections in primary care, and occupational risks for psoriasis patients
10 ways to make better use of fit notes
Dr Rob Hampton on how GPs can encourage patients to manage their own sickness absence
This module will update you on issuing fit notes, including:
- The legal and contractual need for fit notes
- How to fill one in impartially
- When to decline a fit note request
- Guidance from the DWP
Dr Rob Hampton is a GP in Leicester and an occupational physician.