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Stable angina: how does the SIGN guideline compare with NICE?

2018-10-18T09:27:00+01:00By

Dr Alan Begg compares SIGN and NICE recommendations on the diagnosis, assessment, and treatment of stable angina

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Top tips: cardiotoxicity and cancer

2018-07-12T14:00:00+01:00By , Dr Sinead Clarke

Dr Sinead Clarke and Dr Nicola Harker provide top tips on mitigating the impact of cancer treatment on cardiovascular health

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Co-morbidities in type 2 diabetes

2018-07-05T11:00:00+01:00By

Dr Kevin Fernando describes eight common co-morbidities in patients with type 2 diabetes and how the co-existing conditions should be managed

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Top tips: stroke prevention

2018-06-14T11:15:00+01:00By

Professor Jonathan Mant summarises top tips for patients and practitioners on stroke risk assessment and reduction

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Familial hypercholesterolaemia: case finding, assessment, and management

2018-02-22T09:40:00+00:00By ,

Sadaf Qureshi and Dr Nadeem Qureshi review updated NICE guidance on familial hypercholesterolaemia and discuss the importance of proactive identification of this patient group in primary care

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Guidelines summaries

  • Stable peripheral arterial disease guideline

    Fri, 07 Dec 2018 15:50 GMT

    This guideline was developed by a multidisciplinary expert panel: Begg A et al with the support of a grant from Bayer plc.

  • Stable coronary artery disease guideline

    Tue, 04 Dec 2018 12:08 GMT

    This guideline was developed by a multidisciplinary expert panel: Fay M et al with the support of a grant from Bayer plc.

  • NICE chronic heart failure guideline

    Tue, 25 Sep 2018 14:58 GMT

    This summary of the NICE heart failure guideline covers management and monitoring treatment. Includes algorithms on diagnosis and therapies.

  • SIGN stable angina guideline

    Fri, 15 Jun 2018 10:18 GMT

    This summary includes management algorithms for patients with suspected angina, and patients with a definite diagnosis of stable angina.

  • Management of palpitations in primary care guideline

    Tue, 13 Mar 2018 12:37 GMT

    How do you manage palpitations in primary care? This summary covers assessment and examination, risk stratification, and indications for referral.