160878 - Dealing with depression and medical illness

Speciality Classification
General Practice ( GP ) / Family Medicine
Location
Online
Delivery
Online
Duration
1.5 hours

This free online learning module provides 15 clinical questions and immediate answers about an original peer-reviewed article written for GPs.

Relevance to General Practice

Many physical illnesses are associated with depression, and GPs regularly encounter people with medical illnesses who also have depression. GPs can efficiently and effectively lead the management of these patients.

Learning outcomes
  • Identify the interplay between depression and coexisting medical illness
  • Assess the cause of depressive symptoms in a patient with a medical illness
  • Manage patients with depression in the setting of another medical illness
  • Take steps to reduce the risk of drug interactions
  • Type
    Online Learning
    Delivery
    Online
    Title
    160878 - Dealing with depression and medical illness
    Speciality Classification
    General Practice ( GP ) / Family Medicine
    Location
    ONLINE
    Provider Type
    Education Provider
    Duration
    1.5 hours
    Start Date
    31-May-2019
    End Date
    19-Dec-2019
    CPD Points
    1.5 hours
    Price
    Free
    Location
    Online
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