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

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Clinical Review: Psoriasis

Differential diagnoses: Skin pigmentation

Case study: Managing PPI-resistant GORD

Red flag symptoms: Hirsutism

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...

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.

Differential diagnoses: Skin lesions

Differential diagnoses: Skin lesions

Dr Nigel Stollery explains how to differentiate four similar-looking superficial...

Clinical Review: Atrial fibrillation

Clinical Review: Atrial fibrillation

Contributed by Dr Andrew Money-Kyrle, consultant cardiologist, Buckinghamshire Healthcare...

Journals watch: Carpal tunnel syndrome and migraine, divorce and risk of MI

Journals watch: Carpal tunnel syndrome and migraine, divorce and risk of MI

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

Treating patients with venous disease

Treating patients with venous disease
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There are a number of common pitfalls and myths to avoid when assessing and treating...

Red flag symptoms: Insomnia

Red flag symptoms: Insomnia

Snoring, apnoeas or choking episodes may suggest the presence of obstructive sleep...

Differential diagnoses: Skin conditions of the feet

Differential diagnoses: Skin conditions of the feet

Dr Nigel Stollery compares key clinical features when diagnosing foot conditions.

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