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NICE issues guideline on improving diagnosis of asthma and recommends first drug under its highly specialised technologies programme to evaluate treatments for very rare conditions
An article on the diagnosis and management of allergic and infective conjunctivitis
New treatment option for hepatitis C; go ahead for first weight loss device; revised code of practice for Mental Health Act; warning on home dialysis kit
This article focuses on the non-pharmacological management of depression with reference to NICE guidelines
NICE publishes guidelines on GORD; approval for medicine to improve glycaemic control in type 2 diabetes mellitus; and diclofenac now prescription only
This article focuses on the pharmacological management of depression with reference to NICE guidelines
NICE rejects pancreatic cancer drug and wants more research on neuropathy device; DH expects GPs to audit sepsis; new medicines for obesity in US and Europe
This update on postnatal depression includes the latest NICE guidance
This article covers common neurological problems associated with excessive alcohol consumption
NICE updates its guidance on mental health support in maternity care; green light given to dabigatran to treat recurrent blood clots; and approval granted for treatment of ulcerative colitis
This article covers common benign breast conditions and summarises NICE guidance on their investigation and management
NICE wants better diabetes control in adults and children; SMC approves several drugs for Scotland; pregnant women urged to get flu jab
A summary of how to best care for patients with learning difficulties
An updated article on the key areas of importance for infection control
NICE recommends GPs use point of care tests to assess need for antibiotics in respiratory infections and advises parents of association of co-sleeping with babies with SIDS

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