GP magazine 23 February 2015

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News

Exclusive: GPs provide services worth tens of millions of pounds for free

Exclusive: GPs provide services worth tens of millions of pounds for free
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GP practices deliver services worth tens of millions of pounds for free, GP leaders have warned, after a GP survey found more than two thirds carry out unfunded work.

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Infographic: How GP funding varies across England

GPs now earn less than £4.50 per patient on average from local enhanced services,...

HPV vaccine protects against 90% of cervical cancers

A new HPV vaccine protects against more strains of the virus and could be more effective...

Map: Which CCGs are taking full control of primary care commissioning?

NHS England has begun to approve primary care co-commissioning powers for CCGs, naming...

Viewpoint: Withdrawing MPIG puts practices at risk, warns Dr Kailash Chand

As the BMA seeks talks with NHS England over errors in the way practices' MPIG losses...

Exclusive: Huge gaps in GP enhanced service income revealed

GP practices now earn less than £4.50 per patient on average from local enhanced...

Opinion

Liam Farrell: The last thing you need is more hay

Liam Farrell: The last thing you need is more hay

We docs are pretty hardy bucks; you won't last long in our profession if you are squeamish about decaying and malodorous bodily fluids.

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Zara Aziz: Baby checks and an unusual emergency

It was an ordinary start to a bitterly cold February day. I opened up EMIS Web to...

Editorial: CCGs should fund unresourced services

This fortnight's edition of GP reveals the extent to which practices are currently...

Education

Red flag symptoms: Dizziness

Red flag symptoms: Dizziness

Dr Suneeta Kochhar explains how to spot serious causes of dizziness.

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Education

Case study: Recurrent skin infections

Dr Rebecca Ratcliffe discusses a patient who presented with boils on her thigh.

Clinical Review: Premature ejaculation

Premature ejaculation (PE) is one of the most common conditions reported by men in...

Differential diagnoses: Painful nails

Dr Nigel Stollery compares four presentations and offers clues for their diagnosis...

Journals watch

Too busy to read the journals? Dr Raj Thakkar selects the latest papers of interest...

GP Life

Win £500 of Homebase vouchers to spend on your home or garden this spring

Win £500 of Homebase vouchers to spend on your home or garden this spring

With spring just around the corner, now is the time to spruce up indoors and in the garden with a little DIY

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Dr Charlotte Jones interview: Getting Welsh GPs back on their feet

Dr Charlotte Jones is optimistic that GPC Wales can revive the country's GP service....

Dr Kevin McConville Interview: A fitter kind of GP

Fife GP Dr Kevin McConville wants to change the way the world thinks about fitness.

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