But CCGs concerned about co-commissioning and level and type of support offered
Nearly one in five trainee doctors had witnessed someone being bullied; more than one in four had been ‘undermined’ themselves
Follows appeal lodged by overarching regulator that nursing regulator’s sanctions were not tough enough
Analysis of 29 countries shows nation also lags behind on treatment of the elderly
In London alone, the daily tally is 67 - more than two classrooms-full
Is there ever really an opportunity to have a quick consultation?
Why obesity is bad for health
Will it resuscitate general practice?
Things aren't that bad, says Michael Kilshaw
Is the population really ageing?
Louise Newson discusses whether this is really a good idea
Saline instead of colloidal solutions for correcting hypovolaemia
HPV instead of cytology for cervical cancer screening
Louise Newson discusses concerns about home testing kits
The responses from 1051 GPs to our exclusive OnMedica survey paint a vivid picture of some the challenges faced by the profession. While the new GP contract seems to offer hopes of improvements ahead, will it be enough to ensure the sustainability of the system?
Heather Henry, NHS Alliance National Executive lead for culture and behaviour and for inequalities, highlights the importance of primary and community nursing in the management of long-term conditions
At a time when the NHS is under enormous pressure in the wake of rising demand, the need to reconfigure healthcare services using innovative models of care is intensifying
A reflection on the benefits of an evidence based approach to the provision of a healthcare workforce fit for the future
Dr Dido Green and Yvonne Farquharson of Breathe Arts Health Research explain a new approach to hemiplegia therapy: 'Breathe Magic'
Luke Koupparis discusses the concerns surrounding the launch of launch of this new information service that will tap into GP records
A course covering the aetiology, diagnosis and management options for this behavioural disorder commonly seen in children
A clinical review looking at the diagnosis and management of this disabling condition that can easily be dismissed...
Open wound procedure gets all-clear; HIV on the rise across Europe; lifting of certain restrictions on Avandia in...
This course addresses the issues of diabetes care in the busy, ever-changing environment of general practice
NICE gives guidance on safe medicines use in care homes; avoid valproate in pregnancy; and stronger warnings on...
Updated case history, with additional clinical images, covering the presentation, diagnosis and management of this common skin condition...
Although uncommon it is essential it is diagnosed and treated promptly to reduce any irreversible complications
NICE focuses on cardiac rehab; advice on switching anti-epileptics; SMC accepts drugs for ADHD and kidney and prostate...
With the winter season fast approaching, this review looks at this condition which is the third leading cause...
A summary of the principles of investigation and management of this very common injury
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