The aim of this e-learning programme is to provide learners with a basic awareness of important blood tests and how to interpret them in order to support the diagnosis and management of patients. Section 2 covers chronic disease markers, urea and electrolytes and liver function tests.
There are three sections which make up this learning programme. To access the other sections, select the links below:
We are aware of problems on two pages in this programme and are working with WCPPE to resolve the issues. Please note that in the section on diabetes, the information on the oral glucose tolerance test (OGTT) refers to the use of Lucozade®. Changes to the formulation of this product mean that it is no longer used in the OGTT.
Please note: this e-learning programme has been developed and provided by the Welsh Centre for Pharmacy Professional Education (WCPPE). Users should recognise that this programme may refer to Welsh policies and organisations. CPPE does not maintain control over the accuracy and currency of this programme.
On completion of all three sections of this learning programme you should be able to:
On your computer: You can access this e-learning programme through your web browser on your computer. You will need to be connected to the internet while you work through it. You may be taken to another website to complete this programme.
On your tablet device: To access this programme on a mobile device or tablet you may need to download the free Articulate app or you can access this programme through your web browser. If you access this programme on a device with a smaller screen, functionality may be reduced.