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Key questions on hyperhidrosis (1.5 CPD hours)

GP Dr Quentin Shaw answers questions from GP Dr Pam Brown on diagnosing hyperhidrosis, when to consider secondary causes and managing the condition in primary care.



This module will update your knowledge on hyperhidrosis, including:

  • Criteria to use to diagnose hyperhidrosis 
  • Investigations to undertake if you suspect a secondary cause
  • Drugs that can cause generalised sweating
  • Which patients warrant referral to secondary care

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