Clinical Presentation and Management of Endocrine Disorders

Module code: MD7006

Module co-ordinators: Dr Ragini Bhake, Dr Hamidreza Mani

This module covers the clinical pathophysiology, presentation and management of common endocrine disorders. Learners will be able to critically appraise current research which supports clinical management in the areas of thyroid disease, diabetes, adrenal and pituitary disorders and other less common endocrine conditions.

Teaching will be based on formal presentations followed by extensive group case study discussions enabling learners to adapt a reflective approach to clinical practice supported by academic underpinning.

Learning

  • 22 one-hour lectures
  • 11 one-hour seminars
  • Two one-hour tutorials

Assessment

  • Exam, two hours (50%)
  • Written case study, 3,500 words (50%)