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Huntington's disease: clinical review

Huntington's disease: clinical review

Format

Clinical Review

Time to Complete

1.5 hours

Published

November 23, 2015

Updated

September 30, 2016

Programme Description

Rachel Taylor explains the diagnosis and management of Huntington’s disease, providing key learning points for GPs on symptom reduction and quality of life. Reviewed by the authors in November 2015.

Educational Objectives

After reading this activity, healthcare professionals should be better able to:
  • Demonstrate awareness of the symptoms and progression of Huntington’s disease

  • Work in partnership with other healthcare professionals to provide appropriate support for patients
  • Faculty

    Activity authors
    Rachel Taylor
    Nurse consultant
    The National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery
    United Kingdom

    Professor Sarah Tabrizi
    Professor of Neurology
    UCL Institute of Neurology
    United Kingdom

    Test author
    Rachel Taylor
    Nurse consultant
    The National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery
    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 2.5 learning credits (2.5 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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