Investment in general practice critical, says RCGP
Age extension trial ‘largest ever human experiment’
Non-invasive test could increase uptake, say authors
Lifestyle factors have potential to reduce disease
Trial of experimental vaccine begins in Oxford
Louise Newson discusses recent data
The only way to persuade docs to stay is to "treat 'em better"
Most diets work – as long as patients can adhere to them
Researchers begin to unpick drug resistance
Dr Ben recounts his encounter with a ‘tricky’ 92-year-old lady
Let hypertensive patients monitor their own blood pressure
Training complete - Michael Kilshaw reflects on the achievement
Louise Newson wonders if they will help reduce the workload
New study raises questions about current guidelines on dietary salt intake
Anna Dixon discusses how imaginative we have been so far
Merron Simpson discusses whether ‘People Pathways‘ could be a more constructive vehicle for integrating across silos and improving people’s experience of ‘the system’ as a whole
There is now a clear path to success with clinical trial data transparency that should benefit patients in the near future, says Simon Tilley
The current debate about the future of primary care and general practice seems to be focused on size. It’s not that size can’t be beautiful but securing a long-term future for primary care will take much more than simply ‘bulking up’, says Merron Simpson
Reshaping care to work more effectively and sustainably for the growing number of people with ongoing, complex needs is the way forward - and this will best be met through more community health and social care.
Read the results of our latest GP survey which reveals the limitations of collaborative working and highlights GPs’ lack of faith in the unplanned admissions DES, despite high uptake
What are your favourite examples of digital public health?
Is social media a potentially dangerous communication tool for practices that can come back to bite them?
A guide to the diagnosis of endometrial carcinoma with an overview of treatment options
Domperidone (Motilium) now prescription-only; and schools to keep emergency asthma inhalers from next month
An outline of the presentation, investigation and treatment options of this serious neurological condition
This case history will focus on the diagnosis and management of osteoporosis in patients presenting in primary care...
Guidance on ebola virus in primary care; safety alert on sepsis; new guidance on pulmonary embolism
A review of this severe and potentially life-threatening dermatological condition
A summary of the method of appraisal of clinical papers and basic medical statistics for GP registrars
Jaw replacement surgery recommended by NICE; new guidance on acute kidney injury; restricted use for bromocriptine to prevent...
Video consultations and clinical observation tools for Clinical Skills Assessment preparation
New guidance on early colorectal cancer, prostate drug turned down and Scotland gets new drugs for RA and...
A review of this common and important condition and the UK screening programme
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