SupportGPT ™ module
Learning outcomes > resource
On completion of this subject guide, you should be able to:
Carry out an adequate history and examination of anorectal problems > http://www.racgp.org.au/download/documents/AFP/2010/June/201006daniel.pdf
Implement a management plan for anal fissures > http://www.patient.co.uk/health/anal-fissure
Implement a management plan for haemorrhoids > http://www.patient.co.uk/doctor/haemorrhoids-piles-pro
Implement a management plan for pruritis ani > http://www.racgp.org.au/download/documents/AFP/2010/June/201006maclean.pdf
Points for discussion
Which anorectal issues are more prominent in which age groups?
Are there other anorectal issues you should be aware of in general practice? ie pilonidal sinus, pressure sores, skin tags
Which general conditions may present with anorectal issues as the first presenting feature?