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Cellulitis: clinical review

Cellulitis: clinical review

Format

Clinical Review

Time to Complete

2 hours

Published

November 16, 2015

Updated

November 16, 2015

Programme Description

Dr Ava Lee and Dr Nick Levell review the causes, diagnosis and management of cellulitis, along with associated complications and recommended strategies for prevention. Key learning points for clinicians include appropriate use of antibiotics.

Educational Objectives

After reading this activity healthcare professionals should be better able to:
  • Diagnose and manage cellulitis, tailoring antibiotic treatment according to local guidelines
  • Faculty

    Activity authors
    Dr Ava Lee
    Clinical fellow
    Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital
    United Kingdom

    Dr Nick Levell
    Clinical director for dermatology
    Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital
    United Kingdom

    Test author
    Haymarket Medical Education
    London
    United Kingdom

    INSTRUCTIONS

    This is a learning activity provided by MIMS Learning, featuring learning material and a test. Completing the test enables you to claim 2 learning credits (2 hours learning). This credit award is recommended by MIMS Learning based on completing the activity and reflecting on what you have learned. If you spend less time on the activity we recommend claiming fewer credits.

    Please proceed with the activity until you have successfully answered all the test questions and completed your evaluation. You will then receive your MIMS Learning CPD certificate, which will be added to your CPD organiser for access at any time. This activity is offered at no cost.

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