This course is targeted at medical students and junior doctors. It covers the approach to anaemia, representing core haematology knowledge which will be useful for all doctors.
Normal Haematopoiesis 3 Topics Sample Section
An overview of normal haematopoiesis and erythropoiesis, using the concepts delivered here as a framework to approach anaemia.
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Approach to Anaemia 5 Topics Sample Section
Develop an approach to anaemia which will guide sensible first-line investigations based on differential diagnosis.
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Iron Regulation and Iron Deficiency 4 Topics | 1 Quiz Sample Section
An overview of iron homeostasis and iron deficiency anaemia.
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Interpreting Iron Studies
Description of the tests used in the investigation of iron deficiency and iron overload, and their interpretation.
Megaloblastic Anaemia 1 Topic | 1 Quiz
An overview of B12 and folate metabolism and the approach to macrocytosis.
Autoimmune Haemolytic Anaemia 2 Topics | 1 Quiz Sample Section
The Direct Coombs test and an overview of autoimmune haemolytic anaemia.
Haemoglobinopathies 6 Topics | 1 Quiz
An introduction to α and ß thalassaemia and sickle cell disease.
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Sickle Cell Anaemia
Pathophysiology, clinical features and emergency management of sickle cell anaemia