16 Other topics
This section of our curriculum guide refers to statement 16, Other topics, produced by the Royal College of General Practitioners (RCGP).
This section contains resources for topics that do not have a topic statement of their own. Here we have collated key articles from our journals to help you meet the curriculum requirements in this area.
Here we have collated key articles from our journals to help you meet the curriculum requirements in this area.Page Title RSS fee
Rectal bleeding - red flag symptoms
Urinary incontinence in women: clinical review
Clinical Review - Malaria
Testing procalcitonin in bacterial infection
Clinical Review: Neuropathic pain
Neuropathic pain is a localized sensation of unpleasant discomfort caused by damage...
Brief exercise boosts blood sugar control
Short bursts of intense exercise before meals could improve blood sugar control in...
Immunisation: Long-stay and remote travel vaccinations
Dr Mike Townend advises on jabs for long trips or remote destinations.
Immunisation: What to recommend for travel vaccinations
Dr Mike Townend discusses the most important vaccinations including tetanus, poliomyelitis...
Diabetes amputation postcode lottery worsening, says charity
The 'postcode lottery' of diabetes-related amputations has worsened in the past year,...
Case Study - Diagnosing an itchy rash
Growth in foreign travel means this condition is presenting more, say Dr John Carey...