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Practice dilemma: Bruises on a teenage girl

Clinical Review: Transient ischaemic attack

Symptom management: Managing chronic pruritus

Journals Watch: Vitamin D and cancer risk, glioma and pre-abortion counselling

Differential diagnoses: Pigment formation

Differential diagnoses: Pigment formation

Dr Nigel Stollery explains the differences between four common skin pigment conditions.

Clinical Review: Psoriasis

Clinical Review: Psoriasis

Contributed by Dr Claire Marshall, clinical fellow in dermatology, Whipps Cross University...

Differential diagnoses: Skin pigmentation

Differential diagnoses: Skin pigmentation

Dr Nigel Stollery discusses the usual presenting features of four disorders

Case study: Managing PPI-resistant GORD

Case study: Managing PPI-resistant GORD

Combined behaviourial therapy and medication are essential, write Dr Neel Sharma,...

Red flag symptoms: Hirsutism

Red flag symptoms: Hirsutism

There are a number of possible causes for this symptom, explains Dr Pipin Singh

Journals watch: Successful resuscitation, operating at night and evolocumab in FH

Journals watch: Successful resuscitation, operating at night and evolocumab in FH

Too busy to read the journals? Dr Simon Hunter selects the latest papers of interest...

Referral and management of renal colic

Referral and management of renal colic

Clinical assessment will guide the choice from a range of therapeutic options and...

Journals watch: Lymphoma, herd immunity and the safety of older drivers

Journals watch:  Lymphoma, herd immunity and the safety of older drivers

Too busy to read the journals? Dr Jonathan Holliday selects the latest papers of...

Clinical Review: Systemic lupus erythematosus

Clinical Review: Systemic lupus erythematosus

Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) is a complex autoimmune disease, characterised...

Red flag symptoms: Hallucinations

Red flag symptoms: Hallucinations
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Hallucinations are often thought to be manifestations of psychiatric disease, but...

Assessing bone health in adults and children

Assessing bone health in adults and children

Bone health can be promoted through good nutrition, exercise and management of chronic...

Red flag symptoms: Tremor

Red flag symptoms: Tremor

Symptoms of tremor may be physiological or pathological and can display varying degrees...

Clinical Review: Obsessive compulsive disorder in children

Clinical Review: Obsessive compulsive disorder in children

Obsessive-compulsive disorder is an anxiety disorder

Journals watch: Young people and contraception

Journals watch: Young people and contraception

Too busy to read the journals? Dr Gwen Lewis selects the latest papers of interest...

Differential diagnoses: Facial rashes

Differential diagnoses: Facial rashes

Dr Nigel Stollery outlines the key clues to differentiate between these facial presentations.

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