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Key learning points: NICE stroke and TIA

2019-08-14T10:21:00+01:00By

Dr Ivan Benett identifies five key learnings for primary care from the new NICE guideline on stroke and transient ischaemic attack (TIA)

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Lyme disease: when to suspect and how to manage

2018-07-26T08:35:00+01:00By Dr Caroline Rayment

Dr Caroline Rayment discusses how the new NICE guideline will help practitioners provide early and consistent treatment to patients with suspected Lyme disease

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Updated guideline on ADHD defines the role of primary care

2018-07-19T09:54:00+01:00

Dr Natasha Halliwell examines the latest recommendations from NICE on recognising, treating, and managing attention deficit hyperactivity disorder

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Top tips: ADHD in adults

2017-10-19T07:34:00+01:00By Dr Rob Baskind

Dr Rob Baskind provides top tips for the primary care management of adults with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and advice on the referral process

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Top tips: Parkinson’s disease

2017-10-05T11:26:00+01:00By

Dr Shahid Dadabhoy discusses some key points in the diagnosis and management of Parkinson’s disease in primary care

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Related Guidelines summaries

  • British Polio Fellowship PPS guideline

    Tue, 17 Jul 2018 09:06 GMT

    Read more on management interventions for post polio syndrome and when to refer to secondary care. Includes a useful history and symptoms checklist.

  • NICE dementia guideline

    Tue, 03 Jul 2018 08:23 GMT

    Summary of the NICE dementia guidance covers diagnosis in non-specialist settings, pharmacological management, and managing non-cognitive symptoms.

  • NICE epilepsy guideline

    Tue, 10 Apr 2018 00:00 GMT

    A brief, helpful summary of the diagnosis and management of epilepsy in adults and children. Includes status epilepticus management, review, and referral.

  • HeadSmart brain tumours in children guidance

    Mon, 09 Apr 2018 08:26 GMT

    This summary covers the presenting symptoms and diagnosis of brain tumours in children, and when to refer for specialist management

  • SIGN migraine guideline

    Mon, 12 Mar 2018 16:37 GMT

    This Guidelines summary covers the pharmacological options for migraines, medication overuse headache, preventative treatment, and a treatment pathway