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Spotlight on ... UpToDate and CPD credits
Did you know that when you view clinical topics on UpToDate, you are ‘awarded’ CPD credits?
You need to have a personal account to enable this. If you don’t already have a personal login you need to:
With your personal account you will be able to:
Once you start accumulating CPD/CME points, they will show in the top right-hand corner, to redeem them simply follow the instructions. You will need to demonstrate how you used the information through ticking a few boxes.
Using UpToDate can help show that you are keeping knowledge and skills current and learning about the latest, evidence based developments in your speciality and is a great way of demonstrating continued professional development in preparing for appraisal or revalidation.
If you would like a demo of UpToDate in your area please contact Clinical Outreach Librarian Holly Cook on: email@example.com.