Doctors and nurses who raise concerns need more protection and support
Prime Minister pledges that the UK will map 100,000 human genomes by 2017
Alcohol-related cirrhosis patients ‘seek out the cheapest alcohol they can find’
Union warns that the rise could deter older nurses from returning to work
Suicide and murder rates in prisons rise to highest level in six years
Hepatitis E virus is widespread among blood donors
No benefits from raising HDL levels
Updated NICE guidelines on lipid modification
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
The worst thing about being a doctor
Sophie Taysom, policy lead for MECC at the Department of Health, explains how interactions with patients and the public can be viewed as an opportunity to promote health and well-being
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
A clinical review article on the symptoms and management of this cause of pelvic pain
Quality standard published on hepatitis B; EMA approves two new treatments for rare cancers; report on hepatitis C...
A case looking at the diagnosis and management of polymyalgia, an inflammatory musculoskeletal condition which can severely affect...
NICE advises GPs on identifying kidney disease and finalises 10% CVD risk threshold for statin treatment; MHRA explains...
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....
Online Medical Device Resource