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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.

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Clinical Interview

Primary care genetics Q&AExternal web site

GPSI in genetics Dr Jude Hayward advises on taking an effective family history and the developing role...

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Presentation Slides

MIMS Learning Live 2017 - Diabetes & Cardiovascular Disease, London SlidesExternal web site

Presentation slides from the MIMS Learning Live 2017 London event, Diabetes & Cardiovascular Disease...

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Presentation Slides

MIMS Learning Live 2017 - Dermatology London SlidesExternal web site

Presentation slides from the MIMS Learning Live 2017 London event, Dermatology stream – for attendees...

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Presentation Slides

MIMS Learning Live 2017 - Women's Health, London SlidesExternal web site

Presentation slides from the MIMS Learning Live 2017 London event, Women’s Health stream – for attendees...

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Presentation Slides

MIMS Learning Live 2017 - Gastroenterology, London SlidesExternal web site

Presentation slides from the MIMS Learning Live 2017 London event, Gastroenterology stream – for attendees...

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Knowledge

Asthma in childrenExternal web site

Respiratory nurse Jane Scullion and GP Dr Steve Holmes outline common symptoms of paediatric asthma...

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Practice

The legal status of guidelinesExternal web site

The MDU’s Dr Sally Old discusses the legal status of guidance from national and local organisations...

In association with the MDU
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Webcast

Diagnosing and managing COPD in primary care (webinar)External web site

In this recorded webinar, GP and COPD expert Dr Steve Holmes presents key learning points on diagnosis...

This webinar was sponsored by an educational grant from Teva Respiratory. Teva has had no input into content.
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Knowledge

Obesity treatment, IBS and rosacea: prescribing update July/August 2017External web site

Obesity treatments, IBS, cardiovascular risk with rosacea gel and antibody to prevent Clostridium difficile...

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Clinical Review

Atrial fibrillation: clinical reviewExternal web site

This review by Dr Andrew Money-Kyrle, updated in 2017, examines the diagnosis and management of atrial...

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Knowledge

Postnatal checks, aspirin and antibiotics: update clinical July/August 2017External web site

Postnatal checks, bleeding risk with aspirin, antibiotic resistance and type 1 diabetes in children...

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Knowledge

Trauma: IllustratedExternal web site

Trauma, including dog bite, corneal abrasion and burns, are highlighted in this activity. Each is illustrated...

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Syllabus

Guidance update: latest NOGG guidelines on osteoporosisExternal web site

Dr Jessica Garner describes the latest guidance from the National Osteoporosis Guideline Group (NOGG)...

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Knowledge

Comorbidities in older peopleExternal web site

This article by Dr Richard Day considers comorbidities in older people, including the likelihood of...

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Expert Perspective

Antiphospholipid syndrome: diagnosis and managementExternal web site

Dr Anisur Rahman and Dr Salma Ahmed discuss the diagnosis and management of antiphospholipid syndrome...

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Guidance update: latest NICE guidelines on eating disordersExternal web site

Dr Sally Higginbottom describes the latest NICE guidance on eating disorders. The module outlines what’s...

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Knowledge

First drug approved for diabetes preventionExternal web site

This news article from MIMS explains the use of sustained-release metformin in prevention of diabetes...

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Knowledge

Early diagnosis of Lyme diseaseExternal web site

Dr Sara Ritchie explains how recognition of the erythema migrans rash and other symptoms can aid prompt...

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Clinical Review

Insomnia: clinical reviewExternal web site

This article, updated in 2017 by Dr Annemarie Luik, Dr Rachel Sharman and Professor Colin Espie, explains...

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Guidance update: latest GMC guidance on confidentialityExternal web site

Dr Toni Hazell describes the latest GMC guidance on confidentiality. The module outlines what’s new...

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Knowledge

Weight loss, sexual health and listening skills: update clinical June 2017External web site

Weight loss programmes, sexual health for young people and GP listening skills are all covered in this...

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Knowledge

Diabetes prevention, asthma treatment, long-term quinine: prescribing updateExternal web site

Diabetes prevention, therapeutics in rheumatoid arthritis and long-term use of quinine are covered in...

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Knowledge

Prescribing in older peopleExternal web site

This article by Dr Heather Barry and colleagues considers appropriate prescribing in older people, including...

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Practice

Confidentiality and disclosing patient informationExternal web site

Dr Oliver Lord from the MDU explores how the GMC’s 2017 guidance on confidentiality applies to general...

In association with the MDU
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Clinical Review

Eating disorders: clinical reviewExternal web site

This article by Dr Vibhav Shetty and Dr Dasha Nicholls, updated in 2017, covers the diagnosis and management...

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Syllabus

Guidance update: latest guidelines on food allergyExternal web site

Dr Elizabeth Angier describes the latest NICE guidance on food allergy. The module outlines what’s new...

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Clinical Interview

Lifestyle change and obesity Q&AExternal web site

GP and chair of GPs Interested in Nutrition Group, Dr Rachel Pryke advises on the GP’s role in talking...

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Presentation Slides

MIMS Learning Live 2017 - Birmingham SlidesExternal web site

Presentation slides from the MIMS Learning Live 2017 Birmingham event – for attendees only.

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Syllabus

Guidance update: latest NICE guidelines on rheumatoid arthritisExternal web site

Dr Katrina Davies describes the latest guidance on rheumatoid arthritis (RA). The module outlines what’s...

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Guidance update: latest NICE guidelines on spondyloarthritis in over 16sExternal web site

Dr Rob Hampton describes how to implement the latest NICE guidance on spondyloarthritis. The module...

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Practice

Social media and online criticismExternal web site

The MDU’s Dr Ellie Mein looks at the impact of social media and how the rise of patient review websites...

In association with the MDU
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Knowledge

Rheumatoid arthritis, rapid-acting insulin and chemoprevention of breast cancerExternal web site

The new treatment class for rheumatoid arthritis, rapid-acting insulin aspart and chemoprevention of...

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Knowledge

HPV vaccinations, paediatric emergency admissions and mindfulnessExternal web site

HPV vaccinations in boys, paediatric emergency admissions and the effectiveness of mindfulness in treating...

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Knowledge

Abdominal swellings: differential diagnosisExternal web site

Dr Nigel Stollery outlines differential diagnoses of abdominal swellings including paraumbilical hernias...

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Syllabus

Guidance update: latest NICE guidelines on anaphylaxisExternal web site

Dr Elizabeth Angier describes the latest guidance on anaphylaxis. The module outlines what’s new in...

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Practice

Good record-keepingExternal web site

MDU medicolegal adviser Dr Sally Old looks at the essentials of good record-keeping in primary care...

In association with the MDU
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Knowledge

Urgent care clinical Q&AExternal web site

Dr Philip Brown, GP and clinical adviser in urgent care discusses his role and how GPs can develop an...

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Knowledge

Hypertension and CVD clinical Q&AExternal web site

Dr Terry McCormack, GP and research lead, describes his role in primary care cardiovascular research...

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Syllabus

Guidance update: latest NICE guidelines on chest painExternal web site

Dr Ivan Benett and Dr Toni Hazell describe how to implement the updated NICE guidance on chest pain...

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Knowledge

Gastroenterology clinical Q&AExternal web site

Dr Kevin Barrett, GP and clinical lead for gastroenterology, explains his role and answers questions...

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Knowledge

Weight management, type 2 diabetes and asthma: prescribing updateExternal web site

Liraglutide as a weight loss option, a combination tablet for type 2 diabetes and a dry powder inhaler...

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Clinical Review

Pelvic organ prolapse: clinical reviewExternal web site

This article by Dr Abdelmageed Abdelrahman discusses diagnosis and management of pelvic organ prolapse...

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Clinical Review

Hayfever: clinical reviewExternal web site

Dr Glenis Scadding discusses why it is important to diagnose and effectively manage seasonal allergic...

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Knowledge

Oesophageal cancer, prescribing rules and women's health: update clinicalExternal web site

Oesophageal cancer, prescribing rules and women’s health are all covered in this article from the April...

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Knowledge

Identifying oral cancerExternal web site

This article by dental nurse and advisor at the Oral Health Foundation, Karen Coates, discusses how...

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Knowledge

Test your knowledge of dermatology: March 2017External web site

This activity is designed to test your knowledge of dermatology topics, as covered in the March 2017...

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Knowledge

Diagnosis of cutaneous vasculitisExternal web site

Dr James Miller and Dr Anton Alexandroff consider classification, clinical features and suitable investigations...

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Knowledge

Guidelines for the management of TEN and SJSExternal web site

Professor Chris Bunker discusses new guidance on the recognition and management of SJS/TEN. Key learning...

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Patient Case Study

Skin reaction after progestogen implant case studyExternal web site

Dr Rajiv Ghurye, Dr Suma Sreeshyla and Dr Simon Giles describe an unusual cause of Koebner’s phenomenon...

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Patient Case Study

Pitted keratolysis resulting from hyperhidrosis case studyExternal web site

Dr Maria-Angeliki Gkini and Dr Anshoo Sahota discuss clinical diagnosis and treatment options for pitted...

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Patient Case Study

Four presentations of skin conditionsExternal web site

Dr Brian Malcolm discusses the presentation, diagnosis and management of four cases. Key learning points...

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Knowledge

Medical tattooing for lasting skin camouflageExternal web site

Medical tattooing has distinct cosmetic and psychological advantages for patients, writes Dawn Cragg...

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Knowledge

Management of cutaneous viral wartsExternal web site

Dr Anton Alexandroff discusses clinical presentations and the latest advice on therapeutics for cutaneous...

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Knowledge

Developments in melanoma treatmentExternal web site

Dr Stamatina Verykiou reviews established and novel therapeutic approaches for malignant melanoma. Key...

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Knowledge

Diagnosing dermatitis artefactaExternal web site

Dr Padma Mohandas and Dr Anthony Bewley consider clinical features and offer consultation strategies...

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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...

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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.
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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

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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
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Audio

Menopause managementExternal web site

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

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