General medical news

Study Identifies Primary Care Knowledge Gaps and Barriers in Type 2 Diabetes Prevention.
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Quality improvements of safety-netting guidelines for cancer in UK primary care: insights from a qualitative interview study of GPs.
Safety netting is a diagnostic strategy that involves monitoring patients with symptoms …
Detection of frailty in older patients using a mobile app: cross-sectional observational study in primary care.
The main instruments used to assess frailty are the Fried frailty phenotype …
GPs who volunteer to be first responders for out-of-hospital cardiac arrest: A qualitative study.
Background: Out-of-hospital cardiac arrest (OHCA) is a major cause of premature mortality. …
Is the NHS ‘Heart Age Test’ too much medicine?
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Celebrating the world’s first social prescribing day.
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Mitigating climate change: using the physician’s tool of the trade.
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EU migrant health: did we forget the anniversary?
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How well do doctors understand gender dysphoria in young people?
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Facial palsy: when and why to refer for specialist care.
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What makes a good-quality GP report for an Initial Child Protection Conference?
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Occupational therapy in primary care: exploring the role of occupational therapy from a primary care perspective.
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Spiritual needs assessment: the LOADS SHARED mnemonic.
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Clinical signs versus the pan-investogram.
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An RCGP plaque for Michael and Enid Balint: from the archivist’s perspective.
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Yonder: Parkinson’s disease, dietary education, antipsychotic medications, and genomic results.
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RCGP Research Paper of the Year 2018: highlighting the challenge for primary care medical education research.
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The implementation of a behavioural coach within primary care.
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PSA testing: a personal view.
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SERIES: eHealth in primary care. Part 2: Exploring the ethical implications of its application in primary care practice.
Background: eHealth promises to increase self-management and personalised medicine and improve cost-effectiveness …