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Section 1: Dizziness, syncope and falls 

(1.1) Section 1: Dizziness, syncope and falls

(1.2) Dizziness

(1.3) Evaluation

(1.4) History taking

(1.5) Physical examination

(1.6) Investigations

(1.7) Management 

(1.8) Syncope

(1.9) Evaluation

(1.10) Management

(1.11) Differential diagnosis for syncope

(1.12) Falls

(1.13) National Service Framework for Older People (2001)

(1.14) Evaluation and management

(1.15) Clinical vignette: Ms Nobles

(1.16) Suggested answers

(1.17) Clinical vignette: Ms Nobles

(1.18) Suggested answers

(1.19) Clinical vignette: Ms Nobles

(1.20) Suggested answers

(1.21) Section 1: Recap

(1.22) Section 1: Summary

 

Section 2: Bowel and bladder

(2.1) Section 2: Bowel and bladder

(2.2) Urinary incontinence

(2.3) Evaluation of incontinence

(2.4) Management

(2.5) Constipation

(2.6) Drugs causing constipation

(2.7) Evaluation of constipation

(2.8) Investigations

(2.9) Management

(2.10) Faecal incontinence

(2.11) Evaluation and management

(2.12) Clinical vignette: Mrs Dennis

(2.13) Suggested answers

(2.14) Clinical vignette: Mrs Dennis

(2.15) Suggested answers

(2.16) Section 2: Recap

(2.17) Section 2: Summary

 

Section 3: Laboratory investigations

(3.1) Section 3: Laboratory investigations

(3.2) Laboratory investigations

(3.3) Electrolytes

(3.4) Calcium: hypercalcaemia

(3.5) Calcium: hypercalcaemia

(3.6) Potassium: hyperkalaemia

(3.7) Sodium: hyponatraemia

(3.8) Urea and creatinine

(3.9) Liver function tests

(3.10) Clinical vignette: Mr Neville

(3.11) Suggested answers

(3.12) Section 3: Recap

(3.13) Section 3: Summary

 

Section 4: Chronic illnesses (part 1)

(4.1) Section 4: Chronic illnesses (part 1)

(4.2) Hypertension

(4.3) Assessment of hypertension

(4.4) Management of hypertension

(4.5) Choice of hypertensive in comorbidity

(4.6) Coronary artery disease

(4.7) Management of coronary artery disease

(4.8) Congestive heart failure

(4.9) Standards

(4.10) Evaluation

(4.11) Management

(4.12) Diabetes mellitus

(4.13) Evaluation

(4.14) Physical examination

(4.15) Investigations

(4.16) Management

(4.17) Cerebrovascular disease

(4.18) Evaluation

(4.19) Risk factors for CVA

(4.20) Physical examination

(4.21) Investigations

(4.22) Management

(4.23) Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

(4.24) Evaluation

(4.25) Investigations

(4.26) Management

(4.27) Indications for hospital treatment in COPD

(4.28) Clinical vignette: Mr Smith

(4.29) Suggested answers

(4.30) Section 4: Recap

(4.31) Section 4: Summary

 

Section 5: Chronic illnesses (part 2)

(5.1) Section 5: Chronic illnesses (part 2)

(5.2) Osteoporosis

(5.3) Evaluation

(5.4) Management

(5.5) Thyroid disorders

(5.6) Evaluation of hypo- and hyperthyroidism

(5.7) Management

(5.8) Anaemia

(5.9) Physical examination

(5.10) Investigations

(5.11) Management

(5.12) Clinical vignette: Mrs Davies

(5.13) Suggested answers

(5.14) Clinical vignette: Mrs Davies

(5.15) Suggested answers

(5.16) Section 5: Recap

(5.17) Section 5: Summary

 

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