The following case study discusses the deterioration of a woman from complications following labour.
As you work through this case study, you will be asked to reflect on how you would manage the case and deal with the associated professionalism issues.
Claiming CPD points
You can claim CPD points for completing this case study:
- If you are on the old CPD framework, you can claim 1 point for reflection in the personal/professional category, please complete this case study and enter your answers to the reflective tasks.
- If you are on the new CPD framework, you can 2 credits per completed case study. Additionally 1 CPD credit is claimable for reflecting on the activity and 1 or 2 CPD credits for an action following the activity depending on if the action is simple or complex. To claim credits for an action, you will need to demonstrate how you have applied your learning to your practice, the service you provide and/or the potential impact of your learning.
Once you have completed this case study and entered the answers to the reflective tasks, download your certificate (select the option that contains your reflective notes) from your learning history and upload this to your CPD/revalidation ePortfolio as evidence of completion.
If you are a Fellow, Member or Associate of the RCOG or a trainee on the Trainees' Register you can access this tutorial for free. (If you have not already done so, you need to log in to the website in order to access the tutorial).
Non-members can purchase the tutorial from the Case studies for CPD landing page.
Launched June 2019