Event Overview

Interpreting Lab Results – Biochemistry Testing in Primary Care


Interpreting common biochemical abnormalities and how to investigate & manage them in Primary Care.

This will consist of case-based discussions around the following areas:

  • Urea and electrolytes – hyponatraemia, hypo- and hyperkalaemia and AKI
  • Bone profile – hypercalcaemia, hypocalcaemia, hypophosphatasia
  • Liver function tests – raised ALT, liver fibrosis scoring tools
  • Endocrine tests – cortisol, thyroid function tests.

Lipid update:

  • Overview of ESC/EAS guidance
  • Statin intolerance
  • New cholesterol lowering medication – Evolocumab/Alirocumab, Bempedoic Acid, Inclisiran
  • Overview of NICE guidance
  • Hypertriglyceridaemia.

The webinar will also allow time after each session for Q&A.


  • AiTs – £15.00
  • Members – £20.00
  • Non Members – £30.00



Note: This webinar is being organised by RCGP Wales but is open for booking UK-wide.