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 low back pain and sciatica in over 16External web site

Guidance: NICE guidance NG59. Low back pain and sciatica in over 16s: assessment and management...

1.00 Credits
£
Syllabus

Guidance update: latest NICE guidelines on mental health problems in people withExternal web site

Guidance: NICE guidance NG54. Mental health problems in people with learning disabilities: prevention...

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 diagnosisExternal 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 diagnosisExternal 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 diagnosisExternal 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 diagnosisExternal 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 diagnosisExternal 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...

1.00 Credits
£
Syllabus

Guidance update: latest guidance on HIVExternal web site

Guidance: British HIV Association. Guidance: British HIV Association guidelines for HIV-associated...

1.00 Credits
£
Syllabus

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

Guidance: NICE guidance NG61. End of life care for infants, children and young people with life-limiting...

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

Guidance: NICE guidance CG61. Irritable bowel syndrome in adults: diagnosis and management of irritable...

1.00 Credits
Syllabus

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

Guidance: NICE guidance NG51. Sepsis: recognition, diagnosis and early management. July 2016. Dr...

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

Guidance: BTS/SIGN guidance SIGN 153. British guideline on the management of asthma. September 2016. Jane...

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...

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...

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

Guidance: NICE guidance NG11. Challenging behaviour and learning disabilities. May 2015. Dr...

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

Guidance: NICE guidance NG51. Sepsis: recognition, diagnosis and early management. July 2016. Dr...

1.00 Credits
£
Syllabus

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

Guidance: RCOG green-top guideline no. 34. The management of ovarian cysts in postmenopausal women...

1.00 Credits
£
Syllabus

Guidance update: latest NICE guidelines on multimorbidityExternal web site

Guidance: NICE guidance NG56. Multimorbidity: clinical assessment and management. September 2016. Professor...

0.25 Credits
Knowledge

Nocturia, Crohn's disease and rosacea: prescribing update December 2016External web site

Nocturia, Crohn’s disease and rosacea are covered in an update on prescribing developments from MIMS...

0.25 Credits
Knowledge

Vascular conditions: differential diagnosisExternal web site

Dr Nigel Stollery outlines differential diagnoses of vascular conditions including strawberry naevus...

0.25 Credits
Knowledge

Drug spending, COPD and conjunctivitis: update clinical December 2016External web site

Hospital drug costs, COPD, conjunctivitis self-care and targeted cardiovascular screening are all covered...

0.25 Credits
Knowledge

Gathering CPD for your appraisal Q&AExternal web site

Dr Ravi Ramanathan, GP appraiser, offers his tips on gathering CPD for your appraisal.

6.00 Credits
£
MIMS Learning Essentials Event

MIMS Learning Essentials course only - London 21 June 2017External web site

Full programme to follow soon. The day will focus on how to apply the latest guidance in your...

6.00 Credits
£
MIMS Learning Essentials Event

MIMS Learning Essentials course - London 21 June 2017 - PLUS 12 months onlineExternal web site

Full programme to follow soon. The day will focus on how to apply the latest guidance in your...

1.00 Credits
£
Syllabus

Guidance update: latest NICE guidelines on motor neurone diseaseExternal web site

Guidance: NICE guidance NG42. Motor neurone disease: assessment and management. February 2016. Dr...

0.50 Credits
Practice

How to become a resilient leaderExternal web site

In the last of five articles, Fiona Dalziel discusses the benefits of resilient leadership and looks...

0.50 Credits
Practice

Resilience when under pressureExternal web site

In the fourth of five articles, Fiona Dalziel looks at how being resilient can help GPs, other practice...

0.50 Credits
Practice

Steps to personal resilienceExternal web site

In the third of five articles, Fiona Dalziel discusses how GPs and practice staff can develop emotional...

0.50 Credits
Practice

Building a resilient practice teamExternal web site

In the second of five articles, Fiona Dalziel explains how building a resilient practice team can enable...

0.50 Credits
Practice

Creating a resilient practice to cope with changeExternal web site

In the first of five articles, Fiona Dalziel explains the first steps to developing a resilient practice...

1.00 Credits
£
Syllabus

Guidance update: latest NICE guidelines on depression in adultsExternal web site

Guidance: NICE guidance CG90. Depression in adults: recognition and management. Updated April 2016. Dr...

1.00 Credits
Knowledge

Weight faltering and failure to thriveExternal web site

Dr Kathryn Deakin and Professor Mary Rudolf look at a common cause for concern in young children. Key...

1.00 Credits
£
Syllabus

Guidance update: latest ESHRE guidelines on premature ovarian insufficiencyExternal web site

Guidance: European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology. Management of women with premature...

1.00 Credits
Knowledge

Acquiring ECGs: lead placement, axis, rate and rhythmExternal web site

Dr Sayan Sen and Dr Ravi Assomull, in the second of a series on ECG interpretation, discuss key steps...

0.25 Credits
Knowledge

Food allergy in infants, NSAIDs and Bell's palsy: journals update November 2016External web site

Food allergy in infants, heart failure risk with NSAIDs, antivirals for Bell’s palsy and weight loss...

0.25 Credits
Knowledge

Depression prevalence, weight loss advice and drug dependence: update clinicalExternal web site

QOF figures on depression prevalence, effectiveness of GPs’ weight loss advice and prescribed drug dependence...

0.25 Credits
Knowledge

Parkinson's, asthma and advanced renal cancer: prescribing update November 2016External web site

Parkinson’s treatment, antibody therapy for asthma, advanced renal cancer and etoricoxib for rheumatoid...

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 »