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22/05/2015
Scottish Government doubles fund for medicines for rare conditions; plan to incentivise pharmaceutical industry to develop new antibiotics; and SIGN issues guideline on the diagnosis and management of epilepsy
18/05/2015
New treatment for enthesitis-related arthritis; approval for treatment for visually impairment due to diabetic macular oedema; idelalisib approved as follicular lymphoma treatment
12/05/2015
This article covers common causes of vaginal discharge and the approach to the investigation and management of these
08/05/2015
New EMA rules to ensure independence from Big Pharma; antibiotic approved for skin infections; and consultation to update NICE stroke quality standard
05/05/2015
This article summarises the NHS Breast Screening Programme in England, including discussion of its benefits and harms
01/05/2015
Guidance on newer insulins will cut dosing errors; restrict hydroxyzine dosage to reduce risk of arrhythmias; avoid some hep C meds with amiodarone
28/04/2015
A summary of how this class of treatment fits into the management of patients with diabetes. This article includes references to NICE guidance
24/04/2015
NICE develops guidelines on safe staffing levels in community care; and US FDA approves first surgical corneal implant to improve near vision
21/04/2015
This article looks at the presentation, diagnosis and management of this common condition
21/04/2015
With large increases in obesity rates in the UK and access to interventions quite poor, this article discusses newer therapeutic options for patients
17/04/2015
High doses of ibuprofen linked to heart risk; weight management drug gets green light; and EMA publishes guides to reduce medication errors
14/04/2015
An article on setting up and providing a travel health clinic within general practice
10/04/2015
MenC Freshers programme delayed; guidance on GMS contract and immunisation changes; reminder on sepsis reporting
06/04/2015
Limited NICE approval of rivaroxaban; PHE reveals 2015-16 flu vaccination plans; strange smell in some batches of Epilim
27/03/2015
Call for evidence on hormonal pregnancy tests; glaucoma management guidance issued

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