Dr Asoka Wijayawickrama Programme director Hillingdon VTS opthalmology for general practice from vts 1/2 day June 23rd 2020
Programme director Dr Sue Thurlow GPVTS womens’ health talk from June 9th 2020
We’re applying the 27th April guidance at https://www.pcrs-uk.org/sites/pcrs-uk.org/files/resources/COVID19/NHS-London-Primary-and-Community-Care-Respiratory-Resource-Pack-during-COVID-19-V4%20FINAL-27042020.pdf for the remote assessment of COVID-19 to simulated scenarios.
This week’s teaching is based on the common GP scenario of deciding what to use after metformin.
There’s a helpful infographic by the BMJ. In this video, we explore practical applications of this guidance, especially the pros and cons of the various options.
This week’s teaching is inspired by one of the greatest challenges primary care has ever face – the almost overnight transformation to remote assessment and triage.
Telephone triage is a clinical skill that is underpinned by theory and honed by experience. In this video, Rebecca Reed (ST1) and Asoka (PD) go through an initial general approach to telephone triage.