Adrian Preda

Professor, Clinical Psychiatry and Human Behavior,

David Shiers

Honorary reader in early psychosis,
University of Manchester,
Clinical advisor, National Audit of Schizophrenia

Mark Boulter

GP in Carmarthenshire,
Chair, Welsh primary care mental health network

Accredited by

BMJ Learning

Course Description

Upon completion of this module you should know:
- The key recommendations in the NICE guidance that affect GPs
- How to recognise a person with an emerging psychosis
- Which patients to refer and where
- The adverse effects of antipsychotics in patients with psychosis or schizophrenia
- The role of cardiovascular disease and diabetes in reducing life expectancy in people with psychosis or schizophrenia
- Strategies for monitoring the physical health of people with psychosis or schizophrenia.

Activity Details

Credit Types:CME
Credit Amount:1.00 Credits
Expiration Date:2020-Oct-05
Estimated Time for Completion:1 hour
Registration Required:Yes

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