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Relapsing polychondritis

Relapsing polychondritis

Format

Patient Case Study

Time to Complete

0.5 hours

Published

September 25, 2015

Updated

June 10, 2016

Programme Description

Dr Louise Newson describes a case of relapsing polychondritis. Key learning points for healthcare professionals include the spectrum of clinical presentations, the role of laboratory and imaging investigations, and the prognosis.

Educational Objectives

After reading this article the healthcare professional will:
  • Be more aware of the presenting features of relapsing polychondritis
  • Have an understanding of the management of relapsing polychondritis
  • Understand the prognosis in a patient with relapsing polychondritis
  • Faculty

    Author
    Dr Louise Newson
    GP
    West Midlands
    United Kingdom

    Test author
    Dr Ravi Ramanathan
    GP
    London
    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 0.5 learning credits (0.5 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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