NHS England wants maximum patient participation, but hasn’t set target
BMA warns more flexibility on 48h limit could pressurise doctors into opting out
Serum albumin and creatinine linked to survival in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
Anticoagulation alone linked to fewer adverse events and shorter hospital stays
But infection rates rising fast among young men who have sex with men
Another fine mess?
Mental health in diabetes
This year’s ‘Health Hero’ award winner can’t wait to get back to making trouble
Paroxysmal atrial fibrillation and cryptogenic stroke
Benefiting patients and the economy
Report shows childhood internet addiction is on the increase
Cardiovascular health screening in middle age provides no benefit
The worst thing about being a doctor
New data from Norway on the benefits of mammography screening
Allied health professionals need to realise they don’t have to have public health in their title to be a health promoting practitioner
Paul Cook reflects on 25 years as a partner in the same GP practice
Stephen Evans explains what last month’s Court of Appeal's judgment on DNACPR means for trusts and clinicians, including GPs
Bringing people together to improve cancer outcomes
How can the GP profession deal with the workforce crisis and how can it plan for delivering more with less?
Mark Bridger explores how putting information at the heart of the NHS will help it achieve its vision of delivering care in the community
It’s been a little over a year since Public Health England was created. Michael Brodie and Dr Jenny Harries discuss the plans for using technology to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of the organisation and what this will mean in practice
If you’re looking for deep-seated change in the NHS, call in patient leaders, says Mark Doughty
This case history on angina covers the pathogenesis, diagnosis and management of coronary chest pain, including a review of syndrome X
A clinical review looking at QRISK analysis and treatment/monitoring of high risk patients incorporating the July 2014 NICE...
A summary of the principles of investigation and management of this very common injury to the lower limb...
NICE issues final recommendation on nursing levels and draft guidance on treating obesity proposes greater use of bariatric...
A review article summarising the different consultation models that can greatly affect the patient experience of visiting a...
A clinical review of DMD, the second most commonly occurring genetically inherited disease in humans
Integrated personal commissioning; consultation on mental health legislation; local public health profiles published
An outline of the required elements of a routine baby check with the conditions to be alert to....
A clinical review article on the symptoms and management of this cause of pelvic pain
New commission launched to address drug-resistant infections; PHE confirms new ‘contaminated feed’ death; pre-filled birthing pools suspended in...
This case history covers the pre-assessment and management of a diabetic patient during Ramadan
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