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Infectious Diseases - HIV infection & antibiotics | PULSE Learning
Infectious diseases

 

Dr Philip Rice, consultant virologist, on when to prescribe aciclovir, chickenpox in pregnancy and whether the chickenpox vaccine will enter the immunisation schedule
Module rating: 4 stars. (10)

1.5 CPD Hours

Infectious diseases

 

This case-based module will guide you through the latest evidence in the diagnosis and management of sepsis.
Module rating: 4.5 stars. (12)

1.5 CPD Hours

Infectious diseases

 

Professor Paul Little discusses stopping antibiotic courses early, the role of CRP testing in pneumonia, and antibiotics for recurrent UTIs
Module rating: 4 stars. (17)

1.5 CPD Hours

Infectious diseases

 

Dr Jayne Donegan on key issues in this area, including who should and shouldn't receive live of vaccinations, travel vaccinations in pregnancy and changes we can expect to the national immunisation programme.
Module rating: 4.5 stars. (55)

1.5 CPD Hours

Infectious diseases

 

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.
Module rating: 4.5 stars. (52)

1.5 CPD Hours

Infectious diseases

 

Dr Claire Davies on vaccinations, traveller’s diarrhoea and taking medical supplies through airport security. 
Module rating: 4.5 stars. (53)

1.5 CPD Hours

Infectious diseases

 

Dr Simon Stockley advises on key warning signs for sepsis and referring cases to secondary care
Module rating: 4 stars. (88)

1 CPD Hour

Infectious diseases

 

Genitourinary medicine and infectious disease specialists Dr Sarah Cochrane and Dr Begoña Bovill discuss presentations of HIV in primary care, pre-test counselling and palliative care for AIDS.
Module rating: 4.5 stars. (50)

1.5 CPD Hours

Infectious diseases

 

Dr Daniel Albert, a GP and urgent care doctor, answers questions from Dr Melanie Wynne Jones on the risk of developing sepsis, symptoms to look out for, and red flags
Module rating: 4 stars. (180)

1.5 CPD Hours

Infectious diseases

 

Consultant in travel medicine Dr Ron H Behrens and research fellow Bernadette Carroll answer questions from Dr Melanie Wynne Jones on containing the Ebola epidemic and health assessments for newly arrived immigrants.  
Module rating: 4 stars. (86)

1.5 CPD Hours

Infectious diseases

 

Dr Martin Duerden, GP and clinical adviser on prescribing for the RCGP, answers questions from GP Dr Pam Brown on appropriate antibiotic use for common primary care presentations
Module rating: 4 stars. (187)

1.5 CPD Hours