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Top tips: effective management of 10-minute consultations

2021-10-15T09:17:00+01:00By Dr Vasumathy Sivarajasingam

Dr Vasumathy Sivarajasingam offers five top tips on optimising patient care within the constraints of the 10-minute appointment

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Top tips: GP specialty training in 2021

2021-10-15T09:16:00+01:00By Dr Nicola Moerdyk

Dr Nicola Moerdyk provides 10 top tips on developing tomorrow’s GPs, taking into account the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on teaching and assessment

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Additional support is required to harness the potential of the NHS restructure

2021-09-16T10:59:00+01:00By Nina Buchan

The Guidelines in Practice team analyse the complete findings of a recent survey examining your views on the NHS reorganisation

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Incorporate shared decision making into everyday practice

2021-09-10T13:40:00+01:00By Dr Natalie Joseph-Williams, Dr Leigh Sanyaolu, and Professor Adrian Edwards

Dr Natalie Joseph-Williams, Dr Leigh Sanyaolu, and Professor Adrian Edwards summarise the NICE recommendations on shared decision making

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NHS restructure survey: grounds for optimism, but barriers remain

2021-07-29T10:17:00+01:00By Nina Buchan

Preliminary findings from the Guidelines in Practice survey on the NHS reorganisation reveal your hopes for its potential to improve patient care—provided obstacles to implementation are overcome

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Top tips: preparing for appraisal and revalidation


Dr Honor Merriman provides 10 top tips on how GPs can ensure they are ready for their appraisal, and how to get the most out of it