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CPD exercise - May 2017

23 May 2017Paid-up subscribers

All articles in The Practitioner online include fillable PDF frameworks for personal reflection on learning and drafting of plans for CPD. These templates are also included here in our standard study pack containing this month’s CPD exercise plus all relevant articles: • Be vigilant for dementia in Parkinson’s disease • Diagnosing and managing mild cognitive impairment • Early referral improves long-term outcomes in rheumatoid arthritis

CPD exercise - April 2017

24 Apr 2017Paid-up subscribers

All articles in The Practitioner online include fillable PDF frameworks for personal reflection on learning and drafting of plans for CPD. These templates are also included here in our standard study pack containing this month’s CPD exercise plus all relevant articles: • Diagnosing testicular lumps in primary care • Diagnosing and managing androgen deficiency in men • Palpitations: when you hear hoof beats don’t forget to think zebras

CPD exercise - March 2017

22 Mar 2017Paid-up subscribers

All articles in The Practitioner online include fillable PDF frameworks for personal reflection on learning and drafting of plans for CPD. These templates are also included here in our standard study pack containing this month’s CPD exercise plus all relevant articles: • Preventing stroke and assessing risk in women • Tailor management to the patient with fibroids
• Improving pain control in diabetic neuropathy

CPD exercise - February 2017

22 Feb 2017Paid-up subscribers

All articles in The Practitioner online include fillable PDF frameworks for personal reflection on learning and drafting of plans for CPD. These templates are also included here in our standard study pack containing this month’s CPD exercise plus all relevant articles:• Diagnosis and management of nephrotic syndrome • Pyelonephritis can lead to life-threatening complications • Artefact mimicking torsades: treat the patient not the ECG

CPD exercise - January 2017

23 Jan 2017Paid-up subscribers

All articles in The Practitioner online include fillable PDF frameworks for personal reflection on learning and drafting of plans for CPD. These templates are also included here in our standard study pack containing this month’s CPD exercise plus all relevant articles: • Depression is linked to dementia in older adults  • Frailty predicts adverse outcomes in older people with diabetes  • Be vigilant for skin manifestations of inherited cancer syndromes

CPD exercise - December 2016

15 Dec 2016Paid-up subscribers

All articles in The Practitioner online include fillable PDF frameworks for personal reflection on learning and drafting of plans for CPD. These templates are also included here in our standard study pack containing this month’s CPD exercise plus all relevant articles: • Ulnar nerve injury on removal of a contraceptive implant • Diagnosis and management of polymyalgia rheumatica • Improving joint pain and function in osteoarthritis

CPD exercise - November 2016

24 Nov 2016Paid-up subscribers

All articles in The Practitioner online now include fillable PDF frameworks for personal reflection on learning and drafting of plans for CPD. These templates are also included here in our standard study pack containing this month’s CPD exercise plus all relevant articles: • GPs have key role in improving outcomes in acute asthma • Assessment and management of active and latent TB • Improving the identification and monitoring of cirrhosis

CPD exercise October 2016

24 Oct 2016Paid-up subscribers

All articles in The Practitioner online now include fillable PDF frameworks for personal reflection on learning and drafting of plans for CPD. These templates are also included here in our standard study pack containing this month’s CPD exercise plus all relevant articles: • Prompt diagnosis of AF lowers risk of complications • Early recognition vital in acute coronary syndrome • Managing actinic keratosis in primary care

CPD exercise - September 2016

23 Sep 2016Paid-up subscribers

All articles in The Practitioner online now include fillable PDF frameworks for personal reflection on learning and drafting of plans for CPD. These templates are also included here in our standard study pack containing this month’s CPD exercise plus all relevant articles: • Tailor treatment to the patient with neuropathic pain • Diagnosis and management of motor neurone disease • Set individualised targets for patients with type 2 diabetes

CPD exercise - July/August 2016

01 Aug 2016Paid-up subscribers

All articles in The Practitioner online now include fillable PDF frameworks for personal reflection on learning and drafting of plans for CPD. These templates are also included here in our standard study pack containing this month’s CPD exercise plus all relevant articles: • Improving the detection of coeliac disease • Diagnosis and treatment of inflammatory bowel disease • Have a high index of suspicion for meningitis in adults • Identifying patients with complex PTSD

CPD Exercise - June 2016

23 Jun 2016Paid-up subscribers

All articles in The Practitioner online now include CPD fillable PDF frameworks for personal reflection on learning and drafting of plans. These templates are also included here in our standard study pack containing this month’s CPD exercise plus all relevant articles: • Optimising the management of wheeze in preschool children • Early intervention crucial in anxiety disorders in children • Erectile dysfunction heralds onset of cardiovascular disease.

CPD exercise - May 2016

23 May 2016Paid-up subscribers

All articles in The Practitioner online now include CPD fillable PDF frameworks for personal reflection on learning and drafting of plans. These templates are also included here in our standard study pack containing this month’s CPD exercise plus all relevant articles: • Diagnosing young onset dementia can be challenging • Be vigilant for post-traumatic stress reactions • Managing patients with hidradenitis suppurativa • Careful assessment the key to diagnosing adolescent heel pain 

CPD exercise - April 2016

25 Apr 2016Paid-up subscribers

CPD exercises in The Practitioner online now include CPD prompt frameworks for personal reflection on learning and drafting of plans. These are fillable PDFs that can be saved with your personal development plan and CPD folder on your device or in your cloud storage system. All new items are also included here in our standard study pack containing this month’s CPD exercise plus all relevant articles: • Managing lower urinary tract symptoms in men • The role of PSA in detection and management of prostate cancer • Rapid diagnosis vital in thunderclap headache.

CPD exercise - March 2016

21 Mar 2016Paid-up subscribers

This CPD study pack can be saved directly into your personal development plan folder on your computer or for review in the PDF reader on your tablet computer. The study pack contains this month’s CPD exercise plus all relevant articles: • Underestimating risk in women delays diagnosis of CVD • Managing debilitating menopausal symptoms • Early diagnosis of oesophageal cancer improves outcomes

CPD exercise - February 2016

22 Feb 2016Paid-up subscribers

This CPD study pack can be saved directly into your personal development plan folder on your computer or for review in the PDF reader on your tablet computer. The study pack contains this month’s CPD exercise plus all relevant articles: • Optimising the management of polycystic kidney disease • Managing acute and chronic renal stone disease • Tailor systemic therapy to the patient with severe psoriasis

CPD exercise - January 2016

25 Jan 2016Paid-up subscribers

This CPD study pack can be saved directly into your personal development plan folder on your computer or for review in the PDF reader on your tablet computer. The study pack contains this month’s CPD exercise plus all relevant articles: • Controlling joint pain in older people • Anxiety in older adults often goes undiagnosed • Improving the detection and management of type 1 diabetes.

CPD exercise - December 2015

22 Dec 2015Paid-up subscribers

This CPD study pack can be saved directly into your personal development plan folder on your computer or for review in the PDF reader on your tablet computer. The study pack contains this month’s CPD exercise plus all the relevant articles: • Diagnosis and management of osteoporosis • Evaluating the patient with low back pain • Sedentary behaviour is bad for your mental health

CPD exercise - November 2015

25 Nov 2015Paid-up subscribers

This CPD study pack can be saved directly into your personal development plan folder on your computer or for review in the PDF reader on your tablet computer. The study pack contains this month’s CPD exercise plus all the relevant articles: • Improving the diagnosis and management of COPD • Optimising the management of patients with difficult asthma • Early diagnosis improves outcomes in hepatitis C

CPD exercise - October 2015

21 Oct 2015Paid-up subscribers

This CPD study pack can be saved directly into your personal development plan folder on your computer or for review in the PDF reader on your tablet computer. The study pack contains this month’s CPD exercise plus all the relevant articles: • Playing it safe: exercise and cardiovascular health • Management of heart failure with preserved ejection fraction • Diagnosis directs treatment in fungal infections of the skin

CPD exercise - September 2015

24 Sep 2015Paid-up subscribers

This CPD study pack can be saved directly into your personal development plan folder on your computer or for review in the PDF reader on your tablet computer. The study pack contains this month’s CPD exercise plus all the relevant articles: •Seizure classification key to epilepsy management •Early accurate diagnosis crucial in multiple sclerosis •Diagnosing and treating diverticular disease

CPD exercise - July/August 2015

05 Aug 2015Paid-up subscribers

This CPD study pack can be saved directly into your personal development plan folder on your computer or for review in the PDF reader on your tablet computer. The study pack contains this month’s CPD exercise plus all the relevant articles: • Optimising the management of bronchiolitis in infants • Managing the child with a fever • Improving detection of non-melanoma skin cancer

CPD exercise - June 2015

22 Jun 2015Paid-up subscribers

The study pack contains this month’s CPD exercise plus all the relevant articles: • Diagnosis and treatment of gallstone disease • Managing irritable bowel syndrome in primary care • Early intervention can improve outcomes in acute kidney injury. This CPD study pack can be saved directly into your personal development plan folder on your computer or for review in the PDF reader on your tablet computer.

CPD exercise - May 2015

21 May 2015Paid-up subscribers

The study pack contains this month’s CPD exercise plus all the relevant articles: • Optimising the management of bipolar disorder • Depression in young people often goes undetected • Improving outcomes in diabetes in pregnancy. This CPD study pack can be saved directly into your personal development plan folder on your computer or for review in the PDF reader on your tablet computer.

CPD exercise - April 2015

23 Apr 2015Paid-up subscribers

The study pack contains this month’s CPD exercise plus all the relevant articles: • Careful assessment key in managing prostatitis • New developments in metastatic prostate cancer therapy • Improving the diagnosis and management of GORD in adults. This CPD study pack can be saved directly into your personal development plan folder on your computer or for review in the PDF reader on your tablet computer

Practitioner CPD exercise - March 2015

23 Mar 2015Paid-up subscribers

The study pack contains this month’s CPD exercise plus all the relevant articles: • GPs have key role in early diagnosis of endometriosis • Be vigilant for perinatal mental health problems • Improving detection and management of drug allergy. This CPD study pack can be saved directly into your personal development plan folder on your computer or for review in the PDF reader on your tablet computer

Practitioner CPD exercise - February 2015

23 Feb 2015Paid-up subscribers

The study pack contains this month’s CPD exercise plus all the relevant articles: • Improving early detection of chronic kidney disease • Timely diagnosis and treatment essential in glomerulonephritis • Managing urticaria in primary care. This CPD study pack can be saved directly into your personal development plan folder on your computer or for review in the PDF reader on your tablet computer.

CPD Exercise - January 2015

22 Jan 2015Paid-up subscribers

The study pack contains this month’s CPD exercise plus all the relevant articles:• Establishing the cause of memory loss in older people • Diagnosis and management of postherpetic neuralgia • Managing patients with type 2 diabetes and obesity. This CPD study pack can be saved directly into your personal development plan folder on your computer or for review in the PDF reader on your tablet computer.

CPD exercise - December 2014

15 Dec 2014Paid-up subscribers

The study pack contains this month’s CPD exercise plus all the relevant articles: • Patients with gout can be cured in primary care • Early treatment of psoriatic arthritis improves prognosis • Obesity, metformin and prostate cancer risk. This CPD study pack can be saved directly into your personal development plan folder on your computer or for review in the PDF reader on your tablet computer.

CPD exercise - November 2014

24 Nov 2014Paid-up subscribers

The study pack contains November's CPD exercise plus all relevant articles:• Improving the management of asthma in adults in primary care • Early diagnosis pivotal to survival in lung cancer • GPs could play key role in prostate cancer survivorship programmes. This CPD study pack can be saved directly into your personal development plan folder on your computer or for review in the PDF reader on your tablet computer.

CPD exercise - October 2014

23 Oct 2014Paid-up subscribers

The study pack contains October's CPD exercise plus all relevant articles: • Have a high index of suspicion for atrial fibrillation • Diagnosis and management of inherited cardiomyopathies • Improving the management of rosacea in primary care. This CPD study pack can be saved directly into your personal development plan folder on your computer or for review in the PDF reader on your tablet computer.

CPD exercise and study pack - September 2014

23 Sep 2014Paid-up subscribers

The study pack contains September's CPD exercise plus all relevant articles: • Improving outcomes for chronic pain in primary care • Migraine is underdiagnosed and undertreated • Preventing avoidable asthma deaths.  This CPD study pack can be saved directly into your personal development plan folder on your computer or for review in the PDF reader on your tablet computer.

CPD exercise - July/August 2014

25 Jul 2014Paid-up subscribers

The study pack contains this month’s CPD exercise plus all relevant articles: • Detecting patients with cirrhosis in primary care • Early endoscopy improves survival in gastric cancer • Improving outcomes for patients with obesity. This CPD study pack can be saved directly into your personal development plan folder on your computer or for review in the PDF reader on your tablet computer.

CPD exercise - June 2014

23 Jun 2014Paid-up subscribers

The Practitioner's CPD exercise this month is based on: • Be vigilant for invasive meningococcal disease • Diagnosing and managing peanut allergy in children • Identifying the causes of contact dermatitis. This CPD study pack can be saved directly into your personal development plan folder on your computer or for review in the PDF reader on your tablet computer.

CPD exercise - May 2014

22 May 2014Paid-up subscribers

The Practitioner's CPD exercise this month is based on: • Improving the detection and treatment of schizophrenia • Depression in older people is underdiagnosed • Diagnosis and management of miscarriage. This CPD study pack can be saved directly into your personal development plan folder on your computer or for review in the PDF reader on your tablet computer. Alternatively, articles can be downloaded one at a time from this page.

CPD exercise - April 2014

22 Apr 2014Paid-up subscribers

The Practitioner's CPD exercise this month is based on: • Optimising the management of early prostate cancer • GPs have key role in managing men with testicular cancer • Self-management pivotal in osteoarthritis. This CPD study pack can be saved directly into your personal development plan folder on your computer or for review in the PDF reader on your tablet computer. Alternatively, articles can be downloaded one at a time from this page.

CPD exercise - March 2014

20 Mar 2014Paid-up subscribers

The Practitioner's CPD exercise this month is based on: • Detecting ovarian disorders in primary care • Improving the management of urinary incontinence • Managing prolonged disorders of consciousness. This CPD study pack can be saved directly into your personal development plan folder on your computer or for review in the PDF reader on your tablet computer. Alternatively, articles can be downloaded one at a time from this page.

CPD exercise - February 2014

24 Feb 2014Paid-up subscribers

The Practitioner's CPD exercise this month is based on: • Risk factor control is key in diabetic nephropathy • Renal replacement therapy should be tailored to the patient • Improving the management of seborrhoeic dermatitis. This CPD study pack can be saved directly into your personal development plan folder on your computer or for review in the PDF reader on your tablet computer. Alternatively, articles can be downloaded one at a time from this page.

CPD exercise - January 2014

22 Jan 2014Paid-up subscribers

The Practitioner's CPD exercise this month is on: • Early recognition improves prognosis in elderly onset RA • Can exercise prevent cognitive decline? • Prompt diagnosis key in bladder cancer. This CPD study pack can be saved directly into your personal development plan folder on your computer or for review in the PDF reader on your tablet computer. Alternatively, articles can be downloaded one at a time from this page.

CPD exercise - November/December 2013

05 Dec 2013Paid-up subscribers

The Practitioner's CPD exercise this month is on: • Risk stratification key in patients with syncope • Improving the management of varicose veins • A case of recalcitrant bacterial conjunctivitis. This CPD study pack can be saved directly into your personal development plan folder on your computer or for review in the PDF reader on your tablet computer.

Practitioner CPD exercise - October 2013

23 Oct 2013Paid-up subscribers

The Practitioner's CPD exercise this month is on: • Congenital talipes • Assessing fracture risk in patients with osteoporosis • Acute kidney injury in primary care.  This CPD study pack can be saved directly into your personal development plan folder on your computer or for review in the PDF reader on your tablet computer.

The Practitioner CPD exercise - September 2013

23 Sep 2013Paid-up subscribers

The Practitioner CPD exercise this month is on: • Cluster headache • Stroke rehabilitation • Alopecia areata.  • PSA and recommendations from the European Association of Urology  • Maternal obesity. This CPD study pack can be saved directly into your personal development plan folder on your computer or for review in the PDF reader on your tablet computer

Practitioner CPD exercise - July/August 2013

25 Jul 2013Paid-up subscribers

The Practitioner CPD exercise this month is on: • Diagnosing and managing inflammatory bowel disease • Improving the detection and treatment of liver cancer • Case report: A case of persistent hemifacial weakness. This CPD study pack can be saved directly into your personal development plan folder on your computer or for review in the PDF reader on your tablet computer

Practitioner CPD exercise - June 2013

24 Jun 2013Paid-up subscribers

The Practitioner CPD exercise this month is on:• Optimising treatment of allergic rhinitis in children • Diagnosing and managing hip problems in childhood • GPs have key role in early detection of melanoma. This CPD study pack can be saved directly into your personal development plan folder on your computer or for review in the PDF reader on your tablet computer

Practitioner CPD exercise - May 2013

23 May 2013Paid-up subscribers

The Practitioner CPD exercise this month is on: autism in adults; disruptive behaviour disorders in children, and scabies. Paying subscribers can download the CPD study pack of all the articles needed for the CPD exercise plus the exercise itself into their tablet or other computer. Alternatively, articles can be downloaded one at a time from this page.

Practitioner CPD exercise - April 2013

25 Apr 2013Paid-up subscribers

The Practitioner CPD exercise this month is on: treatment of metastatic prostate cancer; epididymo-orchitis; and advising patients with cardiovascular disease on travel to high altitude. Paying subscribers can download the CPD study pack of all the articles needed for the CPD exercise plus the exercise itself into their tablet or other computer. Alternatively, articles can be downloaded one at a time from this page.

Practitioner CPD exercise - March 2013

21 Mar 2013Paid-up subscribers

The Practitioner CPD exercise and PDF study pack for the March issue is on: ectopic pregnancy; infertility; and psychosis in young people. Paying subscribers can now download the CPD study pack of all the articles needed for the CPD exercise plus the exercise itself into their tablet or other computer. Alternatively, articles can be downloaded one at a time from this page.

Practitioner CPD exercise - February 2013

21 Feb 2013Paid-up subscribers

The Practitioner CPD exercise and PDF study pack for the February issue is on: chronic kidney disease; proteinuria; Lyme disease. Paying subscribers can now download the CPD study pack of all the articles needed for the CPD exercise plus the exercise itself into their tablet or other computer. Alternatively, articles can be downloaded one at a time from this page.

Practitioner CPD exercise - January 2013

24 Jan 2013Paid-up subscribers

The Practitioner CPD exercise and PDF study pack for the January issue is on: Alzheimer's disease, diabetes in older people and psoriasis. Paying subscribers can now download the CPD study pack of all the articles needed for the CPD exercise plus the exercise itself into their tablet or other computer. Alternatively, articles can be downloaded one at a time from this page.

Practitioner CPD - November/December 2012

12 Dec 2012Paid-up subscribers

The Practitioner CPD exercise and PDF study pack for the November/December issue is on: occupational asthma; pulmonary hypertension; and atrial fibrillation. Paying subscribers can now download the CPD study pack into their tablet or other computer. 

The Practitioner CPD exercise - October 2012

31 Oct 2012Paid-up subscribers

The Practitioner 2012 CPD Study Pack on: sudden arrhythmic death syndrome, peripheral arterial disease and scurvy.

Practitioner CPD exercise - September 2012

20 Sep 2012Paid-up subscribers

September 2012 CPD Study Pack on: transient ischaemic attack; muscular dystrophy; exercise and health; and statins in older people. Paying subscribers can now download the CPD Study Pack of all the articles needed for the CPD exercise plus the exercise itself into their personal tablet or other computer. Alternatively, articles can be downloaded one at a time from this page.

Practitioner CPD exercise - July/August 2012

21 Aug 2012Paid-up subscribers

The July/August 2012 CPD exercise is on: colorectal cancer; acute diverticulitis and diabetes. Paying subscribers can now download the CPD Study Pack of all the articles needed for the CPD exercise plus the exercise itself into their personal tablet or other computer. Alternatively, articles can be downloaded one at a time.

The Practitioner CPD exercise- June 2012

20 Jun 2012Paid-up subscribers

This month's CPD exercise is on:acne; identifying heritable connective tissue disorders in childhood; and heart failure. Paying subscribers can now download the CPD Study Pack of all the articles needed for the CPD exercise plus the exercise itself into your tablet computer or computer. Alternatively, you can download articles one at a time.

The Practitioner - CPD exercise May 2012

22 May 2012Paid-up subscribers

This month's CPD exercise is on:perinatal mood disorders; self-harm; smoking cessation; and the editorial on smoking. You can now download all the articles that you need for the CPD exercise plus the exercise itself in our new CPD study pack. Alternatively you can download articles singly.

The Practitioner CPD exercise April 2012

25 Apr 2012Paid-up subscribers

This month's CPD exercise is on the following topics, based on articles in the April issue: BPH and prostate cancer; varicocoele; atopic eczema; and Alzheimer's disease. Registered users can download the new CPD study pack into their personal development plan folder. 

The Practitioner CPD exercise March 2012

21 Mar 2012Paid-up subscribers

The Practitioner exercise this month includes questions on postmenopausal bleeding, caesarean section, anaphylaxis, myocardial infarction in women, and the use of SSRIs in pregnancy from articles in the March issue. Registered users can download the new CPD study pack into their personal development plan folder. 

The Practitioner CPD exercise - February 2012

25 Feb 2012Paid-up subscribers

The Practitioner exercise this month  includes questions on  kidney cancer, hereditary kidney disorders, movement disorders, GP burnout, and asthma from the relevant articles in the February issue. New download facility for all registered users.

Practitioner CPD exercise- January 2012

24 Jan 2012Paid-up subscribers

The Practitioner exercise this month includes questions on  vascular dementia, anxiety and depression in older patients, CVD risk in connective tissue disease and HIV treatment from the relevant articles in the January issue. 

Practitioner CPD exercise - December 2011

16 Dec 2011Paid-up subscribers

The Practitioner exercise this month  includes questions on gout, ankylosing spondylitis and obesity from the relevant articles in the December issue.

Practitioner CPD exercise - November 2011

22 Nov 2011Paid-up subscribers

The CPD exercise in the November issue includes questions on lung cancer, TB,  and autism spectrum disorders.

Practitioner CPD exercise - October 2011

20 Oct 2011Paid-up subscribers

October CPD exercise covers questions on hypertension, angina, common health disorders and work stress from articles in the October issue.

Practitioner CPD exercise - September 2011

21 Sep 2011Paid-up subscribers

September's CPD exercise includes questions on: motorneurone disease; first seizures; hip fracture;QThrombosis.

Practitioner CPD exercise -July/August 2011

09 Aug 2011Paid-up subscribers

July/August CPD. The Practitioner runs a combined issue for July/August. The CPD for the issue is on : upper GI bleeding; Pancreatic cancer; Cystic fibrosis.