Managing inflammatory bowel disease flares in primary care
Dr Kevin Barrett provides advice on managing patients with uncomplicated inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) experiencing flares - and highlights a new resource that could help GPs. (Source: GP Online Education)
Source: GP Online Education - August 1, 2019 Category: Primary Care Tags: 15.2 Digestive Problems Source Type: news

Hearing loss - red flag symptoms
Dr Kamilla Porter highlights red flag symptoms associated with hearing loss in adults, and discusses when urgent referral is needed. (Source: GP Online Education)
Source: GP Online Education - July 30, 2019 Category: Primary Care Tags: Ear, nose and throat Source Type: news

Delirium - red flag symptoms
Dr Pipin Singh explores the red flag symptoms of delirium, identifies possible causes, and discusses assessment and treatment of the condition. (Source: GP Online Education)
Source: GP Online Education - July 4, 2019 Category: Primary Care Tags: Mental health Source Type: news

Early diagnosis: Kawasaki disease
Dr Louise Tulloh and Dr Harriet Lockyear explain the signs and symptoms of Kawasaki disease and highlight the importance of early diagnosis. (Source: GP Online Education)
Source: GP Online Education - June 12, 2019 Category: Primary Care Tags: Cardiovascular system Source Type: news

Consultation skills: Frequent attenders
Dr Pipin Singh offers advice on how to approach consultations with patients who frequently attend the surgery. (Source: GP Online Education)
Source: GP Online Education - May 17, 2019 Category: Primary Care Tags: Consultation skills Source Type: news

Erythema - red flag symptoms
Dr Tillmann Jacobi considers red flag symptoms in erythema and details three of the most common causes; Lyme disease, erythema infectiosum and erythema multiforme. (Source: GP Online Education)
Source: GP Online Education - May 8, 2019 Category: Primary Care Tags: 15.10 Skin Problems Source Type: news

Early diagnosis: Pancreatic cancer
An overview of symptoms, risk factors and the guidance on when to refer. (Source: GP Online Education)
Source: GP Online Education - May 1, 2019 Category: Primary Care Tags: Cancer Source Type: news

Early diagnosis: Pancreatic cancer
Lynne McCallum provides an overview of symptoms and risk factors for pancreatic cancer and the guidance on when to refer. (Source: GP Online Education)
Source: GP Online Education - May 1, 2019 Category: Primary Care Tags: GI Source Type: news

Consultation skills: Breaking bad news
Breaking bad news is always a difficult area for GPs, due to the complexity of the emotions that can be involved for both patient and doctor. Dr Pipin Singh offers advice on how to approach these consultations. (Source: GP Online Education)
Source: GP Online Education - April 24, 2019 Category: Primary Care Tags: General training Source Type: news

Early diagnosis: Bowel cancer
Dr Clare Stephens highlights the signs and symptoms of bowel cancer and explains how the screening programme is changing. (Source: GP Online Education)
Source: GP Online Education - April 15, 2019 Category: Primary Care Tags: 15.2 Digestive Problems Source Type: news

How GPs can support men with prostate cancer
Dr Anna Gavin explains the findings of the Life After Prostate Cancer Diagnosis study and what it means for how GPs and other health professionals can best support patients. (Source: GP Online Education)
Source: GP Online Education - March 21, 2019 Category: Primary Care Tags: 10.2 Men's Health Source Type: news

Early diagnosis: Prostate cancer
Professor Mike Kirby highlights the risk factors for prostate cancer and explains current advice on PSA testing and referral. (Source: GP Online Education)
Source: GP Online Education - March 19, 2019 Category: Primary Care Tags: 10.2 Men's Health Source Type: news