Statins: promoting adherence, addressing intolerance
Optimise your patients’ adherence to lipid-modifying medicines and improve your confidence in assessing suspected statin-associated muscle symptoms.
COPD: a stepwise approach
Use a stepwise approach to manage patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and individualise choice of inhaler based on patient-specific factors.
Diagnostic imaging in acute ankle and knee injuries
In this case study you will meet two patients – Brian, a 48-year-old self-employed painter who has injured his knee when stepping down from a ladder, and Liz, a 28-year-old accountant who has injured her ankle at netball.
PPIs: reviewing treatment for gastro-oesophageal reflux disease
How would you advise a patient with well-controlled gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GORD) who would like to continue their proton pump inhibitor (PPI) therapy?
Neuropathic pain: a roadmap for diagnosis and management
Improve patient outcomes by using a stepwise approach to diagnosing neuropathic pain, and discover emerging evidence for first-line medicines.
Rheumatoid arthritis: optimising treatment
How can you optimise a patient’s methotrexate therapy for the management of rheumatoid arthritis?
Statins: who, when and how?
Review your approach to the use of statins in the context of cardiovascular (CV) risk, and the assessment and management of suspected statin-associated muscle symptoms.
Osteoarthritis: practical tools for management
How can you help patients put into practice non-pharmacological approaches to managing their knee osteoarthritis (OA)?