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Stroke and transient ischaemic attack (2 CPD hours)

Get to grips with all the latest developments in diagnosis, acute management and secondary prevention – including the recent NICE guidance on antiplatelets and new oral anticoagulants – in this interactive module based on typical case studies that might present to a GP


To improve your understanding of:

  • The immediate management of suspected stroke
  • How to assess and reduce stroke risk following a TIA
  • Appropriate secondary prevention of stroke, including the latest NICE guidance on antiplatelet and anticoagulant therapy

In this interactive module, you will learn as you work through real-life primary care patient scenarios. You will be assessed before starting the module and again at the end, to gauge how your knowledge has improved.

You don’t have to complete the whole module in one sitting. You can break off at any point mid-module and pick up again where you left off by pressing the Resume Module button alongside the module title in your Pulse-Learning CPD log.

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