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What’s new in neurology (1.5 CPD hours)



GPSI in epilepsy Dr Jane Williamson rounds up recent developments in neurology.

Learning objectives


To give a GP focused update on developments in the field of neurology:

  1. Rising  epilepsy-associated mortality
  2. New NICE guidance on transient loss of consciousness
  3. Offering Alzheimer’s drugs to those with mild disease
  4. Using newer antiepileptic drugs in pregnancy
  5. Dabigatran for stroke prevention

Author


Dr Jane Williamson is a GP in Birmingham and an associate specialist in epilepsy

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