Process ‘rushed and behind closed doors’; funding to carry out plans simply not available
NHS providers ‘experiencing one of the toughest winters on record’ with record demand
Package includes £500,000 to support community healthcare and primary care clusters
Nearly half of treated patients had five years’ progression-free survival after transplant
Teams show ‘inspiring and pioneering teamwork with patient outcomes at their core’
Let’s not use terms relating to health as pejoratives
Should we really be prescribing it?
Should GPs be the financial gatekeeper to NHS services?
Cancer Research UK explains why it is important
MRI scan could improve prostate cancer diagnosis
Primary care’s metaphorical beds must be as visible as those in hospital
How a ‘dead cat strategy’ can take the heat out of a political crisis
OnMedica has launched a media panel that will enable its members to air their views to the media on topical healthcare issues in the UK
Elisabetta Zanon takes a look at how exiting the EU will impact the health sector
Linda Hindle explains what this means for public health
There are many ways a GP practice can make the most of their property to maximise revenue, says Paul Conlan
Preventing falls is important for the health and wellbeing of older people as well as the future of our health and social care services, says Kevin Fenton
Kevin Fenton discusses the progress made with suicide prevention strategies and the guidance available
Tim Gardner discusses the publication of a significant new policy document: the National Quality Board’s 'Shared commitment to quality'
An article on managing external ear complaints in primary care
This article looks at the causes and diagnosis of menorrhagia as well as the treatment options and referral criteria
SMC issues several positive recommendations including treatments for lung and colorectal cancer, chronic migraine and hypercholesterolaemia; views sought on congenital heart disease standards
GDM is associated with a range of adverse pregnancy outcomes for both the mother and baby. This article looks at screening, diagnosis and management.
This article looks at the identification and management of individuals at risk of developing type 2 diabetes
A clinical article summarising the handling of sensitive personal information and changes in the latest GMC guidance
NICE issues guidance to support new mothers with mental health problems; intrabeam radiotherapy system approved; palbociclib deemed not cost effective by NICE
In a spin: diagnosis and management of benign paroxysmal positional vertigo
NICE advises on falls and hip fracture; SIGN offers guidance on cutaneous melanoma; new booklet for young people with autism