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
Drs Rosalyn Jewell, Schaida Schirwani, and Jude Hayward discuss key aspects of genetic conditions, including breast cancer and cystic fibrosis, that GPs should be aware of
Drs Rosalyn Jewell, Schaida Schirwani, and Jude Hayward look at the role of GPs in identifying and managing FH, ADPKD, Down syndrome, and AAT deficiency
Related Guidelines summaries
This summary of the NICE cystic fibrosis guideline covers the key take-home points for primary care, including advice on diagnosis, support, and long-term management of people with cystic fibrosis.
Summary of NICE guidance on the identification and management of familial hypercholesterolaemia. Includes diagnostic criteria and screening relatives.
This useful and concise checklist covers health checks for people with Down's syndrome
An easy-to-read NICE guidance summary on the classification and care of people at risk of familial breast cancer or with a family history of breast cancer.