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Time to Complete
January 6, 2017
November 14, 2017
Dr Nigel Stollery outlines differential diagnoses of neck swellings including thyroglossal cysts, cervical lymphadenopathy, a goitre and an abcess. Key learning points for healthcare professionals include symptoms, treatment and likely prognosis.
After taking this activity, healthcare professionals should be better able to:
Consider differential diagnoses of neck swellings in primary care
Activity author Dr Nigel Stollery GP Leicestershire UK
Test author Dr Ravi Ramanathan GP London UK
This is a learning activity provided by MIMS Learning, featuring learning material and a test. Completing the test enables you to claim 0.25 learning credits (0.25 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 and may be exported to the Clarity & RCGP Appraisal Toolkit for GPs.
Hardware and Software Requirements
A computer with an internet connection
Internet Browser: Internet Explorer 7.x or higher, Firefox 4.x or higher, Safari 2.x or higher, or any other W3C standards compliant browser
Additional Software: Adobe Flash Player and/or an HTML 5 capable browser maybe required for video or audio playback. PowerPoint or Adobe Acrobat Reader may occasionally be required