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

Case by case: visual loss

Consultant ophthalmic surgeon Mr Ramu Muniraju with cases on posterior vitreous detachment, diabetic retinopathy and when to refer urgently to secondary care

1.5 CPD hours

Ten ways to manage patients with learning disabilities

Module summary
Dr Iain Jarvis explains how to treat this complex group and make the most of the learning disabilities DES
Learning objectives

This module provides a refresher on managing patients with learning disabilities, including:

  • How the practice can cater to the diverse needs of this group
  • What to do if a patient cannot consent
  • How to involve other staff and services in patient care
  • Essential features of a learning disability health check
Dr Iain Jarvis is a GP in Gloucester and was appointed to NHS Gloucestershire CCG for his work with patients with learning disabilities.
Date module published
Module due for review
Suggested number of CPD credits
Completing this module will earn you a certificate for a suggested
1 CPD hour
By showing evidence of impact you could double that to
2 CPD hours
What other GPs said after completing this module
Mukthar Ahmad
good and very helpfull
Hemalatha Venkatakrishnan
Very good and helpful
Adil Ahmed
good practical giudance.supplemented by our academic meeting
Debasis Roychoudhury
Good but link to resources would have made it better
Caroline Gill