Musculoskeletal and joints

musculoskeletal and joints

Latest expert article

rheumatoid arthritis_AS

People with suspected rheumatoid arthritis must be referred urgently


Dr Louise Warburton reviews the latest recommendations from NICE on the management of rheumatoid arthritis in adults

Back pain

Low back pain: what’s the diagnosis?


Dr Simon Somerville considers some possible causes of low back pain and explains that self-management is key to improved quality of life for patients

Cooper alun

Fragility fractures: an integrated care network is needed


Dr Alun Cooper considers the impact fragility fractures have on individuals and UK health services and summarises recent NOGG recommendations on osteoporosis prevention and treatment

Dr David Stephens

Risk assessment and treatment are key in osteoporosis

2017-06-15T12:00:00+01:00By Dr David Stephens

Dr David Stephens offers an overview of the NICE quality standard on osteoporosis and discusses how to identify, assess, and manage people who may be at risk from fragility fracture

brown pam

Top tips: osteoporosis


Dr Pam Brown shares some key points for the assessment, management, and review of people at risk of fragility fracture

Educational resources

Formulary decision guide: Semglee (insulin glargine biosimilar)

Formulary decision guide: Hulio® ▼ (adalimumab biosimilar)

2018-10-31T09:24:00+00:00Commissioned by Mylan

Information intended for healthcare professionals only.


Animation on biosimilars: opportunities, evidence, and guidance

2018-06-07T10:10:00+01:00Commissioned by Napp Pharmaceuticals Limited

This Guidelines in Practice animation has been commissioned and funded by Napp Pharmaceuticals Limited and developed in partnership with Guidelines in Practice. Napp Pharmaceuticals Limited suggested the topic for the animation, worked with MGP Ltd to choose and commission the presenter, and approved all materials related to the animation. The ...

Evacal d3

Formulary decision guide: Evacal D3® (calcium carbonate and colecalciferol) Chewable Tablets

2018-01-15T08:00:00+00:00Commissioned by Teva UK Limited

Commissioned by Teva UK Limited