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Hyperhidrosis - The information (0.5 CPD hours)

Consultant vascular surgeon Mr Ian Loftus provides a concise update on excessive sweating, using PUNs and DENs.


Full CPD module


To provide a concise, practical guide to:

  • The incidence and proposed aetiology of primary hyperhidrosis
  • Possible causes of secondary hyperhidrosis
  • Non-pharmacological interventions- simple advice and CBT
  • The role of anxiety
  • Topical treatments and the role of anticholinergics
  • Referral for secondary care treatments including iontophoresis

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