CPD Events & Lectures

Colorectal Series: Part 1 - Introduction to Coloproctology

Date: 08/07/2024

Time: 19:30 – 20:30

CPD Points: 1

Objectives:

  • Understand Colorectal Anatomy
  • Perform Colorectal Examination
  • Assess Presenting Complaints and Differential Diagnosis
  • Determine Referral Criteria

***This CPD event is for paid members only***

Benign Skin Lesions

Date: 01/08/2024

Time: 19:30 – 20:30

CPD Points: 1

Objectives:

  • Understand what to ask when taking a skin lesion history.
  • Describe different skin lesions using dermatological terminology.
  • Recognise common benign skin lesions and be able to describe them.
  • Understand what features to look for under a dermatoscope.

***This CPD event is for paid members only***

Paediatric Emergencies

Date: 04/09/2024

Time: 19:30 – 20:30

CPD Points: 1

Objectives:

  • Review common Paediatric Emergencies.
  • Consider all differential diagnoses.
  • Identify appropriate investigations and management plans.
  • Review National/local guidance.

***This CPD event is for paid members only***

Thrombosis - Why do clots occur?

Date: 02/10/2024

Time: 19:30 – 20:30

CPD Points: 1

Objectives:

  • Describe the processes by which arterial and venous thromboses occur.
  • Describe the triad of features which predisposes to thrombus formation.
  • Describe common risk factors for thrombus formation.
  • Describe the key distinguishing features between arterial and venous thromboses.
  • Identify major vessels implicated in the formation of arterial and venous thromboses.

***This CPD event is for paid members only***

Pulse Oximetry in Primary Care

Date: 12/12/2024

Time: 19:30 – 20:30

CPD Points: 1

Objectives:

  • Gain a better understanding of the physiology and technology behind pulse oximetry
  • Understand the factors that can affect the reliability and accuracy of pulse oximetry readings
  • Understand the current concerns over the use and interpretation of pulse oximetry in primary care

***This CPD event is for paid members only***

Fever in Primary Care

Date: 09/01/2025

Time: 19:30 – 20:30

CPD Points: 1

Objectives:

  • Understand that fever is a symptom, not a diagnosis
  • Develop a systematic approach to the assessment of a patient with a fever
  • Why not all “flu” is flu: Case-based learning

***This CPD event is for paid members only***

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