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Case study: Managing erosive pustular dermatosis of the scalp

Differential diagnoses: Hand rashes

Clinical Review: Multiple myeloma

Red flag symptoms: Breast lumps

Infectious diseases: Scarlet fever

Infectious diseases: Scarlet fever

Dr Nigel Stollery advises on how to diagnose and manage this highly infectious disease

Management of a rotator cuff tear

Management of a rotator cuff tear

Physiotherapist Greg Turpin and Dr Mareeni Raymond discuss a multidisciplinary approach...

Clinical Review: Prostate cancer

Clinical Review: Prostate cancer

Prostate cancer is the second most common male malignancy worldwide.

Red flag symptoms: Cervical lymphadenopathy

Red flag symptoms: Cervical lymphadenopathy

History and examination will help to diagnose a potentially serious condition.

Management of PCOS in primary care

Management of PCOS in primary care

Dr Yvonne Jeanes, Susan Bury and Dr Sue Reeves surveyed GPs to assess how polycystic...

Differential diagnoses: Scrotal lesions

Differential diagnoses: Scrotal lesions

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

Viewpoint : Abdominal aortic aneurysm

Viewpoint : Abdominal aortic aneurysm

Mr Constantinos Kyriakides discusses the role of screening for abdominal aortic aneurysms.

Journals watch: Fizzy drinks, rapid weight loss in obesity and coeliac disease

Journals watch: Fizzy drinks, rapid weight loss in obesity and coeliac disease

Too busy to read all of the journals? Dr Tillmann Jacobi selects the latest papers...

Differential diagnoses: Skin malignancy

Differential diagnoses: Skin malignancy

Dr Nigel Stollery compares four skin malignancies and offers clues for their diagnosis

Viewpoint: Recognising FGM in primary care

Viewpoint: Recognising FGM in primary care

Professor Sarah Creighton discusses the role of GPs in identifying female genital...

Clinical Review: Glaucoma

Clinical Review: Glaucoma

Glaucoma is a progressive optic neuropathy, in which retinal nerve fibre loss causes...

Familial breast cancer

Familial breast cancer
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Dr Helen Hanson discusses breast cancer surveillance and BRCA testing.

A collaborative approach to fascia-related plantar heel pain

A collaborative approach to fascia-related plantar heel pain
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Physiotherapist Greg Turpin and Dr Mareeni Raymond discuss management strategies...

Journals watch: Cardiac function, vitamin D in type 2 diabetes and reducing readmission rates

Journals watch: Cardiac function,  vitamin D in type 2 diabetes and reducing readmission rates

Too busy to read the journals? Dr Louise Newson selects the latest papers of interest...

Differential diagnoses: Pigmentation

Differential diagnoses: Pigmentation

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

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