Available modules

Musculoskeletal medicine

 

Pulse’s first issue reviewed the benefits of DMARDs in rheumatoid arthritis in 1960. Here, Dr Louise Warburton, GPSI in musculoskeletal medicine, discusses the modern treatment pathway
Module rating: No ratings given.

1.5 CPD Hours

Infectious diseases

 

This case-based module will guide you through the latest evidence in the area of sensible antibiotic prescribing
Module rating: 4.5 stars. (8)
Cancer

 

This case-based module will guide you through the latest evidence in the use of the quantitative faecal immunochemical test (FIT) in patients who have symptoms that might indicate a diagnosis of bowel cancer
Module rating: 4.5 stars. (10)
Men's health

 

Dr Noshi Narouz on underlying causes, the role of low testosterone and management of patients with CVD
Module rating: 4.5 stars. (5)

1.5 CPD Hours

Practice Business & Finance

 

Dr Rob Hampton discusses fit notes and how GPs can successfully encourage patients to return to work
Module rating: 4 stars. (2)

1 CPD Hour

Cancer

 

Dr Marc Tischkowitz, consultant medical geneticist, on identifying who needs genetic testing, taking a family history and contraception in women with a history of breast cancer
Module rating: 4.5 stars. (3)

1.5 CPD Hours

Respiratory medicine

 

In part two of this two-part module on COPD, you will explore three more cases looking at fitness to fly, prescribing nebulisers and when to consider palliative care for COPD patients
Module rating: 4.5 stars. (7)
Practice Business & Finance

 

Dr Geetha Chandrasekaran explains how robust signposting has worked for her practice
Module rating: 3.5 stars. (3)

1 CPD Hour

Mental health

 

Urgent care GP Dr Matthew Booker discusses ambulance delays, using NEWS2 and managing psychiatric emergencies in the out-of-hours setting
Module rating: 4 stars. (9)

1 CPD Hour

Respiratory medicine

 

In part one of this two-part module on COPD, you will explore three different cases to get to grips with the basics of a COPD diagnosis, managing treatment and deciding what to do when a patient has an exacerbation. 
Module rating: 4 stars. (13)

1.5 CPD Hours