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.
This audit seeks to optimise the treatment of gout symptoms by managing serum urate through a urate-lowering therapy initiated with appropriate prophylaxis management.
Professor Kevin Pile discusses the diagnosis and treatment of gout, and examines the pharmacological options for urate-lowering therapy.
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:
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..
Audiologist Keith Chittleborough discusses the impacts of patient non-compliance with hearing aids, and outlines how invisible hearing aids may lead to better outcomes.
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.