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Travelling football fans urged to visit GP ahead of World Cup in Brazil
Football fans planning to visit Brazil for the FIFA World Cup have been urged to...
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...
Clinical Review - Malaria
Latest guidance on diagnosis and management of malaria, advice to give to travellers...
GPs warned of mosquito-borne disease surge
GPs have been warned of a surge in mosquito-borne diseases after a 12-fold increase...
Medico-Legal - Duty to notify specified diseases
The MDU's Dr Mike Devlin provides updated advice on how to deal with notifiable diseases.
Tapeworm infestation in a returned traveller
Dr Ravi Ramanathan discusses a case of tapeworm infestation contracted by a patient...
Recognise and manage leprosy
The long-term complications of leprosy may be seen in the GP surgery. By dermatologist...
Case Study - Diagnosing an itchy rash
Growth in foreign travel means this condition is presenting more, say Dr John Carey...