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In this video, Professor Malcolm Hopwood introduces newer rating scales that can improve diagnosis of depression, and discusses strategies that can be applied in a general practice setting.

Lower Urinary Tract Dysfunction in males and expectation after surgical treatment for prostate cancer

Explore the causes and management of LUTS, as well as urinary incontinence resulting from radical prostatectomy.

Depression management for GPs

Tailor medication choice to achieve more positive patient outcomes and response in depression management.

Review the recommended approach to immunisation for adult patients at a higher risk of pneumococcal disease.

Participate in this clinical audit to identify patients with scalp psoriasis who will benefit from a long term management plan.

Refresh your knowledge of the detection of Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) in general practice.

Lower Urinary Tract Dysfunction in males and expectation after surgical treatment for prostate cancer
Depression management for GPs
Lower Urinary Tract Dysfunction in males and expectation after surgical treatment for prostate cancer

Lower Urinary Tract Dysfunction in males and expectation after surgical treatment for prostate cancer

Urinary incontinence in males may be the result of one of several lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS). This education explores the causes and management of LUTS, as well as urinary incontinence resulting from radical prostatectomy.

On completion of this education activity participants will be able to:

Depression management for GPs

Depression management for GPs

This education discusses the diagnosis and treatment of major depressive disorder. The usage of rating scales and a patient-centred approach is explored, as well as the importance of tailoring pharmacological management to each patient..

Clinical Audit: TAILOR - Target Antidepressant Initiation choice to unLock positive patient Outcomes and Response

This clinical audit aims to tailor the choice of anti-depressant medication for the initial management of a patient with depression based on maintaining therapy long term to achieve more positive patient outcomes and response with a clear focus on involving the patient in all management decisions.

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This activity looks at the key diagnostic and management features for common mental illnesses, including depression, anxiety, bipolar and schizophrenia. The role of the primary care team is discussed...