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BMJ Learning offers a wide range of evidence-based learning modules on a variety of clinical specialties, covering the topics you face daily. These interactive modules will enable you stay up-to-date while training and testing your skills.

A subscription to BMJ Learning gets you access to these and hundreds of other modules for a year. Find out more and subscribe at

After completing this course of modules, you should be able to:

  • Feel confident in diagnosing and managing common psychiatric conditions in adults such as depression and anxiety
  • Understand how bipolar disorder is managed in secondary care
  • Feel confident in managing psychiatric emergencies, such as acute psychosis the patient at risk of deliberate self harm
  • Understand the side effects of common psychotropic drugs, and explain these to patients
  • Diagnose and manage ADHD in children.

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