Arterial disease poses unique clinical problems in practice and
this module covers issues of correct diagnosis, therapeutic
decisions and when to refer. Practice the rich clinical cases to
sharpen your skills in this area which is integral to the GMS
This module will allow you to:
- Understand the diagnosis of peripheral vascular disease and
interpretation of the Ankle Brachial Pressure Index (ABPI)
- Increase your awareness of the appropriateness of referral for
specific vascular conditions.
- Increase your knowledge of investigation and treatment of
arterial diseases including peripheral vascular disease, abdominal
aortic aneurysm and carotid disease.