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NICE issues guidance on skin cancer; final guidance on multimorbidity published; SIGN updates its British guideline on the management of asthma
NICE advises on spondyloarthritis, and urges better care of people with learning difficulties; MHRA says statins safe and effective
Acromegaly is rare and the insidious onset of symptoms often leads to long delays before diagnosis. However, early diagnosis and effective treatment can change a condition associated with increased morbidity and mortality to one with a very good prognosis.
Treatment recommended for certain types of hepatitis C; cobimetinib with vemurafenib not recommended for advanced melanoma; plans for seven-day hospital pharmacy services launched
A review of various hand disorders illustrated by clinical pictures
Prostate cancer drug recommended; nasal flu spray guidance issued; new international guidance on STI treatment; video resource for healthcare professionals on FGM
Patients seeing a medical healthcare professional can find examinations distressing and embarrassing and it is important for any clinician to be sensitive to this fact
Aflibercept approved for visual impairment treatment; menstrual bleeding guidance updated; trifluridine accepted to treat metastatic colorectal cancer
An overview of the processes of grieving, with a useful list of the risk factors for an abnormal response to bereavement
Two drugs set to be removed from CDF; ticagrelor decision could benefit thousands; new pill for lung cancer
Rare but serious: how to avoid missing the malignant lumps and bumps
Alert issued on faulty glucose test strips; talimogene laherparepvec recommended for advanced melanoma; first generic version of Tamiflu approved in the US
This article looks at amiodarone and its effects on the thyroid gland. It covers hypothyroidism and thyrotoxicosis, the differences between type 1 and type 2 amiodarone-induced thyrotoxicosis and the specific treatment options
Views sought on falls prevention; flu jab e-learning programme; PrEP ruling; four new drugs in Cancer Drugs Fund
A review of various ear disorders illustrated by clinical pictures

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