Transient Ischaemic Attack

Wednesday 29 March 2017

Transient ischaemic attack is a medical emergency that once diagnosed has clear management pathways. If TIA is to achieve properly prompt intervention it is important to focus energy on true TIA and keep TIA mimics out of the pathway.

What will this session cover?

Symptoms that are and are not TIA will be described, together with their management.

Extra features

  • The webinar will also include a dedicated Q&A session and links to helpful resources
  • The webinar fee includes 30 day on-demand access to the video recording and presentation slides
  • Booking this webinar will give you a 10% discount for BMJ Learning

Individual fee: £35

Other series topics include:

Part 3) Neurology: Medically Unexplained Symptoms. Wednesday 5 April 2017


Course Details

Date: Wednesday 29 March 2017

Start Time: 8pm

End Time: 9pm

Audience: GPs (all grades)

Location: Webinar

Course Benefits:

CPD Certificate of participation

30 day access to webinar recording

Includes speaker presentation slides

Flexible distance learning

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Dr Giles Elrington

Dr Giles Elrington :

Medical Director and Consultant Neurologist, National Migraine Centre

Giles Elrington qualified at St Bartholomew’s Hospital in 1980 and has been consultant neurologist at Barts Health NHS Trust since 1993. From 1993 to 2001 he was also consultant neurologist in Colchester. Since 2001 he has had a portfolio career. Regular NHS sessions include clinical research mainly in MS, general and botulinum toxin clinics at Southend General Hospital, a primary care based clinic for Mid-Essex PCT and until 2011 a headache clinic at the London Hospital. From 2011 he has been part time Medical Director of the National Migraine Centre. He has a private practice in Colchester and London. Dr Elrington is a general neurologist with particular interest in headache, multiple sclerosis, rehabilitation and neuropsychiatry.