• Course
  • ELU

1 hour

GPs

Infectious and skin diseases

Learning outcomes

Upon completion of this module you should:

  • Understand the importance of identifying and treating infections in patients with diabetes
  • Know how to diagnose and treat common infections in patients with diabetes like skin infections, urinary tract infection, respiratory infections, and tuberculosis
  • Understand the diagnosis of serious infections like mucormycosis, necrotizing fasciitis, etc and how to then refer the patient appropriately.

Contributors:

Ritesh Gupta

Peer reviewed by:

Archana Dhere

Last updated

10 Jun 2016

Release date

10 Jun 2016