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E-cigarettes can be a useful tool for helping smokers to quit


Louise Ross summarises the latest recommendations from NICE on stop smoking interventions and services and highlights the relevant points for primary care

The latest news on guidance, commissioning, and primary care

SIGN updates guideline on stable angina


The Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network (SIGN) has published SIGN 151 on Management of stable angina.

Chronic diarrhoea guideline published by BSG


The British Society of Gastroenterology (BSG) has published the 3rd edition of Guidelines for the investigation of chronic diarrhoea in adults.

Public Health England updates guidance on pertussis


Pertussis: guidelines for public health management has been updated by Public Health England (PHE).

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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.

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

  • Cow’s milk allergy in infancy: best practice in primary care

  • Webinar—The new BSG/UK-PBC guideline on the treatment and management of primary biliary cholangitis

  • Formulary decision guide: Fostair® NEXThaler (beclometasone/formoterol)

  • Formulary decision guide for COPD:
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  • Nailing your onychomycosis management

Short, informal articles from people working in primary care

Dr Toni Hazell

The nuclear option


View from the ground, by Dr Toni Hazell

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Charging for doctors' appointments


View from the ground, by Dr Rachel Hooke

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The doctor will call you now


View from the ground, by Dr Toni Hazell

Dr Punam Krishan

Dr Bawa-Garba—inappropriate scapegoat?


View from the ground, by Dr Punam Krishan

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Is working together an answer for capacity crisis?


View from the ground, by Dr Satpal Shekhawat