This site is intended for healthcare professionals

LATEST CONTENT

This page features educational activities that have most recently been added to MIMS Learning. The CPD content in these activities is designed to be as relevant as possible for primary healthcare professionals, and is presented in a variety of formats from red flags to clinical reviews.

1.00 Credits
£
Syllabus

Guidance update: latest NICE guidelines on dementiaExternal web site

Dr Elizabeth Kendrick describes the latest NICE guidance on supporting people with dementia and their...

1.00 Credits
Webcast

AF detection and stroke preventionExternal web site

This module, recorded at the RCGP Annual Conference in 2016, is about reducing AF-related strokes in...

Lessons from the Ealing GP Federation. Funding for this educational programme has been provided by Bayer, Boehringer Ingelheim and Daiichi Sankyo. None of the companies have had any influence or input into its content.
0.50 Credits
Knowledge

Test yourself on recent clinical guidance: March 2017External web site

This activity is designed to test your knowledge of recent clinical guidance, as covered by

0.50 Credits
Practice

Learning from significant eventsExternal web site

MDU medicolegal adviser Dr Sarah Jarvis explains why it is important to analyse and learn from significant...

In association with the MDU
0.50 Credits
Audio

Menopause managementExternal web site

Dr Anne Connolly presents a case-based update on menopause management. Key learning points for healthcare...

0.50 Credits
Audio

Diagnosing and managing premenstrual disordersExternal web site

Dr Carrie Sadler presents a case-based update on premenstrual disorders. Key learning points for healthcare...

1.00 Credits
Knowledge

Diagnostic forum - Dermatological conditions in pigmented skinExternal web site

Dr Emily Rudd and Dr Claire Fuller discuss conditions specific to pigmented skin. Key learning points...

0.50 Credits
Audio

Contraceptive choices in primary careExternal web site

Dr Anne Connolly presents a case-based update on contraception including risks and benefits of different...

0.50 Credits
Audio

Osteoporosis prevention and managementExternal web site

Dr Sally Hope discusses prevention and treatment of osteoporosis. Key learning points include recommended...

1.00 Credits
Knowledge

The ECG in ischaemiaExternal web site

In part four of a series on ECG interpretation, Dr Sayan Sen and Dr Ravi Assomull discuss the ECG in...

1.00 Credits
£
Syllabus

Guidance update: Latest NICE guidelines on lower urinary tract symptoms in menExternal web site

Dr Mike Thurgood describes an update to NICE guidance on lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) in men...

0.50 Credits
Knowledge

Support for the changing needs of ageing skinExternal web site

Managing dry and itchy skin in older people is the focus of this learning module for primary healthcare...

Initiated, funded and reviewed by RB UK. Date of Preparation: February 2017; UK/E45-NHS/0916/0013j
0.25 Credits
Knowledge

Learning disabilities clinical Q&AExternal web site

Dr Tom Howseman, GP and clinical lead for learning disability commissioning, describes his role and...

0.25 Credits
Knowledge

Breast cancer, HRT and cholesterol: update clinical March 2017External web site

Tamoxifen prescribing, HRT, and cholesterol targets and postnatal mental health are all covered in this...

0.25 Credits
Knowledge

Testosterone treatment, consultation length and IUD fitting: journals updateExternal web site

Potential VTE risks of testosterone treatment, the impact of consultation length on patient experience...

0.25 Credits
Knowledge

Uncontrolled asthma, psoriasis treatment, and antibiotics: prescribing updateExternal web site

LTRA tablets in uncontrolled asthma, psoriasis treatment with apremilast, and antibiotics for bacterial...

0.25 Credits
Patient Case Study

Asthma exacerbation with heroin useExternal web site

Dr Matthew Johnson outlines the case of an asthma death associated with heroin use. Learning points...

1.00 Credits
£
Syllabus

Guidance update: latest SACN/PHE guidelines on vitamin DExternal web site

Dr Mark Jopling describes the latest Public Health England and Scientific Advisory Committee on Nutrition...

0.50 Credits
Red flags

Fever of unknown origin in children - red flag symptomsExternal web site

Dr Pipin Singh outlines the red flag symptoms to look out for in a child presenting with pyrexia of...

1.50 Credits
Clinical Review

Crohn's disease: clinical reviewExternal web site

Dr Abdullah Rana and Mr Joseph Dawson give an overview of the aetiology, presentation and treatments...

1.00 Credits
£
Syllabus

Guidance update: latest NICE guidelines on low back pain and sciatica in over 16External web site

Dr Rob Hampton describes how to implement the latest NICE guidance on low back pain and sciatica. The...

1.00 Credits
£
Syllabus

NICE guidelines on mental health problems in people with learning disabilitiesExternal web site

Dr Tillmann Jacobi describes the latest NICE guidance on mental health problems in people with learning...

0.25 Credits
Quiz

A discoloured nail - what's the diagnosis?External web site

Dr Ravi Ramanathan describes the case of man who presented to his GP with a darkened line along one...

0.25 Credits
Quiz

A lesion on the nose - what's the diagnosis?External web site

Dr Ravi Ramanathan describes the case of an older man with a non-painful lesion on his nose. Identify...

0.25 Credits
Quiz

A swollen elbow - what's the diagnosis?External web site

Dr Ravi Ramanathan describes the case of a man who presented with a swollen elbow that felt hot and...

0.25 Credits
Quiz

Painful and swollen fingers - what's the diagnosis?External web site

Dr Ravi Ramanathan describes the case of a woman with pain and swelling in her fingers. Identify the...

0.25 Credits
Quiz

A nasal blockage - what's the diagnosis?External web site

Dr Ravi Ramanathan describes the case of a man presenting to the GP with a nasal blockage and discharge...

0.25 Credits
Quiz

A ring in the cornea - what's the diagnosis?External web site

Dr Ravi Ramanathan describes the case of an older woman who noticed a ring in the corneal margin of...

0.50 Credits
Practice

Financial probity in general practiceExternal web site

MDU medicolegal adviser Dr Sally Old looks at the importance of financial probity in general practice...

In association with the MDU
1.00 Credits
£
Syllabus

Guidance update: latest guidance on HIVExternal web site

Dr Toni Hazell, GP and previously clinical assistant in a sexual health clinic, provides an overview...

1.00 Credits
£
Syllabus

Guidance update: latest NICE guidelines on end of life care in childrenExternal web site

Dr Jennifer Kelly describes how to implement the latest NICE guidance on end of life care for children...

0.50 Credits
Knowledge

Hyperprolactinaemia: diagnosis and managementExternal web site

Dr Louise Newson explores raised prolactin levels and their management in an updated article on hyperprolactinaemia...

0.25 Credits
Knowledge

Women's health clinical Q&AExternal web site

Dr Anne Connolly, GPSI in gynaecology and chair of the Primary Care Women’s Health Forum discusses opportunities...

1.00 Credits
£
Syllabus

Guidance update: latest NICE guidelines on irritable bowel syndromeExternal web site

Dr Jamie Dalrymple describes an update to existing NICE guidance on irritable bowel syndrome. The module...

1.00 Credits
Syllabus

Guidance update: latest NICE guidelines on sepsis - free premium moduleExternal web site

Dr Jessica Garner describes the latest NICE guidance on sepsis. The module outlines what’s new in the...

1.00 Credits
Webcast

ECG interpretation and getting it rightExternal web site

This module, recorded at the RCGP Annual Conference in 2016, is about getting ECG interpretation right...

Lessons from the Ealing GP Federation. Funding for this educational programme has been provided by Bayer, Boehringer Ingelheim and Daiichi Sankyo. None of the companies have had any influence or input into its content.
1.00 Credits
£
Audio

Malignancy and actinic disease: is this malignant?External web site

Dr John McKenna outlines diagnosis of potentially malignant lesions, recent guidance on melanoma relevant...

1.00 Credits
£
Audio

`I've got this rash': identifying rashes in primary careExternal web site

Dr Elizabeth Ogden outlines steps to take for successful identification, including history-taking, assessing...

0.50 Credits
£
Audio

Assessing patients for minor surgeryExternal web site

Dr Nigel Stollery considers indications for minor surgery on the NHS, benefits for the patient and NHS...

1.00 Credits
£
Audio

Psoriasis: diagnosis and individualised therapyExternal web site

Dr Mark Griffiths outlines the aetiology, prevalence, symptoms and signs of psoriasis. Key learning...

0.50 Credits
£
Audio

Eczema in children: management and advice for parentsExternal web site

Dr Graham Johnston provides a strategy for dealing with atopic dermatitis and child eczema including...

1.00 Credits
Knowledge

End of life care scenario: managing hepatic failureExternal web site

As GPs become more and more involved with palliative care, they are having to deal with more complex...

0.50 Credits
Red flags

Fever in adults - red flag symptomsExternal web site

Fever in adults can have potentially serious causes, ranging from sepsis to malignancy. Dr Pipin Singh...

1.50 Credits
Clinical Review

Turner syndrome: clinical reviewExternal web site

In this article Dr Amish Chinoy and Dr Raja Padidela discuss this condition caused by loss of the X...

1.50 Credits
Clinical Review

Vulval pain: clinical reviewExternal web site

Vulval pain is a relatively common condition. Dr Abdelmageed Abdelrahman discusses causes, the distinction...

1.00 Credits
£
Syllabus

Guidance update: latest BTS/SIGN guidelines on asthmaExternal web site

Jane Scullion and Steve Holmes describe how to implement the latest BTS/SIGN guidance on asthma in primary...

1.00 Credits
Knowledge

Analysing ECGs in primary careExternal web site

In the third of a series, Dr Ravi Assomull and Dr Sayan Sen present steps 6 to 10 of a 10-step system...

0.50 Credits
Practice

Writing to a complainantExternal web site

MDU medicolegal adviser Dr Sissy Frank explains how a well-crafted written response can help resolve...

In association with the MDU
0.50 Credits
Practice

Informed decision-makingExternal web site

In the first of a series on legal and ethical aspects of primary care, MDU medicolegal adviser Dr Beverley...

In association with the MDU
0.25 Credits
Knowledge

Hepatitis C, refractory psoriasis and COPD: prescribing update January 2017External web site

Hepatitis C, refractory psoriasis, COPD and breast cancer are covered in an update on prescribing developments...

0.25 Credits
Knowledge

Mental health clinical Q&AExternal web site

Lecturer in primary care mental health and GP Dr Ian Walton, describes his role and answers questions...

0.25 Credits
Knowledge

Flu vaccination, inhaled steroids and diabetes education: update clinicalExternal web site

Flu vaccination, inhaled steroids, diabetes education, pharmacist prescribers and HIV testing are all...

0.25 Credits
Knowledge

Neck swellings: differential diagnosisExternal web site

Dr Nigel Stollery outlines differential diagnoses of neck swellings including thyroglossal cysts, cervical...

1.00 Credits
£
Syllabus

Guidance update: latest NICE guidelines on challenging behaviour and learningExternal web site

Dr Tom Howseman describes how to implement the first NICE guidance on challenging behaviour and learning...

0.50 Credits
Red flags

Back pain - red flag symptomsExternal web site

This red flags article explains the signs and symptoms of potentially serious pathology in patients...

1.00 Credits
Knowledge

Minimising health risks in prescribing contraceptionExternal web site

Dr Zara Aziz offers an update on contraception taking into account new guidance on health risks. Key...

1.00 Credits
Knowledge

Answering patients' questions on intrauterine contraceptionExternal web site

Dr Anita Sharma and Dr Farzana Siddiqui discuss questions that GPs may need to answer from women considering...

0.50 Credits
Red flags

Neck pain - red flag symptomsExternal web site

This red flags article explains the signs and symptoms of potentially serious pathology in patients...

1.00 Credits
£
Syllabus

Guidance update: latest NICE guidelines on sepsisExternal web site

Dr Jessica Garner describes the latest NICE guidance on sepsis. The module outlines what’s new in the...

1.00 Credits
£
Syllabus

Latest guidance: latest RCOG guidelines on ovarian cysts in postmenopausal womenExternal web site

Dr Toni Hazell describes how to implement the latest RCOG guidance on ovarian cysts in postmenopausal...

View more »

Join MIMS Learning now to manage all your CPD and notes in one place!

By registering you agree with our Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy.


Already a MIMS Learning member?

Sign In Now »