Taking action for acute low back pain
Kyle, a 47-year-old man, presents with a history of low back pain for 8 days. He wants to know if he has damaged his back and is requesting imaging. What now?
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?
Optimising rheumatoid arthritis treatment
How can you optimise a patient’s methotrexate therapy for the management of rheumatoid arthritis?
Osteoarthritis: practical tools for management
How can you help patients put into practice non-pharmacological approaches to managing their knee osteoarthritis (OA)?
National Cervical Screening Program
This series of six modules provides training for healthcare providers who conduct cervical screening tests and follow-up management for women aged 25–74. You can take the full course or choose any of the individual modules.
Type 2 diabetes: initiating treatment
Provide care for Richard, a patient attending your general practice with unusual symptoms of thirst.
Management of acute coronary syndrome
Provide care for Anne, a patient experiencing an episode of chest pain while recovering in hospital from pneumonia.