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Dr Sophie Nelson

Practical implementation tips: dyspepsia


Dr Sophie Nelson provides 10 top tips for the assessment and management of dyspepsia in adults in primary care

The latest news on guidance, commissioning, and primary care

SIGN updates advice on managing migraine


The Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network has published SIGN 155 on Pharmacological management of migraine, including a treatment pathway algorithm.

NICE publishes guideline on pancreatic cancer


NICE has published NICE Guideline 85 on Pancreatic cancer in adults: diagnosis and management.

Quality standard on AF updated by NICE


NICE has updated Quality Standard 93 on Atrial fibrillation.

NICE publishes guidance on antimicrobial prescribing for sore throat


NICE has published NICE Guideline 84 on antimicrobial prescribing for acute sore throat.

BAD publishes guidance on generalised pruritus


The British Association of Dermatologists has published guidance for the investigation and management of generalised pruritus in adults without an underlying dermatosis.

Guidelines in Practice multiple-choice questions (MCQs) are designed to help you test your knowledge and reflect on your learning after reading an article. Below is a list of the most recent sets of MCQs.

Resources developed by Guidelines in Practice, including animations, checklists, formulary decision guides, supplements, and webinars

  • Animation on the management of asthma in adults over 65 years of age

  • Formulary decision guide: Trelegy ▼ Ellipta (fluticasone furoate / umeclidinium / vilanterol)

  • Formulary decision guide: Nasofan® (fluticasone propionate) aqueous 50 microgram nasal spray

  • A review of Trimbow® (beclometasone/formoterol/
    glycopyrronium) and its role in the management of moderate to severe COPD

  • Formulary decision guide: Cetraxal® (ciprofloxacin) 2 mg/ml ear drops solution in single-dose ampoules

Short, informal articles from people working in primary care

shekhawat satpal

Is working together an answer for capacity crisis?


View from the ground, by Dr Satpal Shekhawat

garner jessica edited

Glimmers of light in the gloom


View from the ground, by Dr Jessica Garner

lewis sally

Shared decision making—am I any good?


View from the ground, by Dr Sally Lewis

merriman ben

Do pharmacies need pharmacists?


View from the ground, by Ben Merriman

hooke rachel

The perils of repeat prescriptions


View from the ground, by Dr Rachel Hooke

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