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New vitamin D guidelines aim to provide clarity on testing and prescribing
NICE guidance on RA updates prescribing and test advice
Antiphospholipid syndrome: diagnosis and management
Polymyalgia rheumatica and giant cell arteritis
Osteoporosis and bone disorders
Questions on osteoporosis
Consultant Dr Mark Cooper answers GP Dr Rajiv Ghurye's questions on managing osteoporosis
Evidence base: Osteoporosis
A summary of the evidence behind the diagnosis and management of osteoporosis
Clinical Review: Osteoporosis
A clinical review of the aetiology, diagnosis and management of osteoporosis. By...
Musculoskeletal - Osteoarthritis of the hand
The joints most affected by osteoarthritis and how to manage them. By Mr Jeremy Field.
Osteoarthritis - Clinical review
Contributed by Mr Abdul Waheed, Mr George Dowd, Mr Howard Ware.
The basics - Osteoarthritis
A common disease in an ageing population, OA can be rewarding to diagnose and treat,...
Obesity influences rheumatoid arthritis diagnostic tests
Obesity causes patients to receive higher scores in blood tests used to diagnose...
Viewpoint: How GPs can support South Asian patients with rheumatoid arthritis
A project between the University of Manchester and the National National Rheumatoid...
Rheumatoid arthritis: clinical review
The epidemiology, aetiology, diagnosis, monitoring and treatment of rheumatoid arthritis,...
Managing patients with gout
Management of gout, covering acute attacks, long-term management strategies, risk...
Enriched milk could lessen gout pain
Gout flare-ups and pain could be reduced by a daily dose of enriched milk, research...
Clinical Review: Managing gout
Contributed by Dr Helen Harris, consultant rheumatologist, Whyteman's Brae Hospital,...