Clinical articles and reviews

Evidence-based medical reviews and clinical articles for general practitioners outlining, diagnosis, management and clinical follow-up.

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Prescribing hormone replacement therapy

Eye disorders: illustrated

Use of newer oral anticoagulants in AF

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Differential diagnoses: Pityriasis

Diabetic emergencies and complications in primary care

Diabetic emergencies and complications in primary care

The presentation and management of emergencies and complications arising from diabetes,...

Suicide risk assessment and management

Suicide risk assessment and management

The role of GPs in suicide risk assessment and management.

Fracture risk, BP monitoring and screening for COPD: journals update May 2016

Fracture risk, BP monitoring and screening for COPD: journals update May 2016

Recent research of interest to GPs, including fracture risk among Asian women taking...

Facial pain - red flag symptoms

Facial pain - red flag symptoms

Red flag symptoms in facial pain and possible causes. With advice on key questions...

Vaginal discharge consultations

Vaginal discharge consultations
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Dr Anita Sharma and Dr Grace Edozien outline the common causes of abnormal vaginal...

Sickle cell anaemia

Sickle cell anaemia
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The diagnosis, features and management of sickle cell anaemia, including identifying...

Diagnosing blistering skin conditions

Diagnosing blistering skin conditions

This article identifies a number of different blistering conditions and provides...

Measles: Clinical review

Measles: Clinical review

Signs and symptoms of measles, its treatment and prognosis, including information...

Case study: Tiredness, thirst and feeling unwell

Case study: Tiredness, thirst and feeling unwell

How a drug safety alert helped to identify the cause of tiredness, thirst and feeling...

Mouth conditions: illustrated

Mouth conditions: illustrated

Presentations of conditions affecting the mouth including herpes zoster, angioedema...

Nail changes - clinical review

Nail changes - clinical review

Presentation, diagnosis and management of common nail changes and subungual melanoma.

Differential diagnoses: Hand rashes

Differential diagnoses: Hand rashes

Four presentations of hand rashes and clues for their diagnosis, including atopic...

Tuberculosis: NICE guidance

Tuberculosis: NICE guidance

Key recommendations in the latest NICE guidance on tuberculosis (TB).

Foot conditions: illustrated

Foot conditions: illustrated

Presentations of conditions affecting the feet including oedema, hammer toe and hallux...

Clinical Review - Malaria

Clinical Review - Malaria
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Latest guidance on diagnosis and management of malaria, advice to give to travellers...

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