Managing pregnancy-related hypothyroidism in your practice

Hypothyroidism

Did you know an under-active thyroid during pregnancy carries increased risks for both the mother and the baby, including diabetes, hypertension and even miscarriage? Watch the five-minute video below to learn more about managing hypothyroidism in pregnancy. Continue reading “Managing pregnancy-related hypothyroidism in your practice”

GP Update: Bringing GPs up to speed in one day!

GP Update

Do you want a quick and easy refresher on all topics relevant to your day-to-day practice? The GP Update course collates all the latest literature and current guidelines pertinent to primary care into an easy-to-digest format, bringing you up to speed in just one day! Continue reading “GP Update: Bringing GPs up to speed in one day!”

Managing Retinal Vein Occlusion

Managing retinal vein occlusion. A 55-year-old, generally healthy man with a history of migraines presents with blurred vision he has had for a few days. What is your diagnosis?

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How to Manage Diabetes in Primary Care

Good glycemic control, in the sense of a “target” for treatment, is an important factor in diabetes care. The video below discusses how to manage diabetes in primary care, including accepted glucose levels, most common medication, how to avoid complications, and what to do when your patient “hits the ceiling”.

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How to Manage Female Genital Mutilation in Your Practice

It is important to know how to manage female genital mutilation in your practice, even though you might not encounter it very often. Learn how to address this sensitive subject with your female patients and understand the legal requirements and responsibilities for GPs.

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Quick Guide to Managing the Zika Virus for GPs

How should you manage Zika virus in your practice? As a GP, you will consult patients, including pregnant women, who might be travelling to or returning from Zika affected countries. In the short video guide below you will learn about: Continue reading “Quick Guide to Managing the Zika Virus for GPs”

How to Treat Glue Ear with an Autoinflation Device

In this short video, learn how to treat glue ear with an autoinflation device – resolving fluid build-up in the middle ear using a painless and “fun” treatment option, especially for children.

Did you know that teaching your patients how to blow into a balloon can reduce your referral rates to the ENT doctor? There is an effective and drug-free treatment option with a compliance rate of 89 percent, typically satisfying results early on, and no known side effects.

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How to Remove a Sebaceous Cyst on the Shin

A lot of conditions requiring surgical intervention can be performed in primary care. In the video below experienced surgeon Maurice Brygel demonstrates how to remove a cyst on the shin.

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How to Treat Ingrown Toenails

If you perform general surgery in your practice and are looking for more effective ways to manage and treat ingrown toenails, you might find the short video below helpful. Experienced surgeon A/Prof Maurice Brygel demonstrates step by step how to surgically treat an ingrown toenail.

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