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Key learning points: NICE community-acquired pneumonia

2019-12-20T15:26:00+00:00By Dr Caroline Ward

Dr Caroline Ward highlights four key learning points from the 2019 NICE guideline on antimicrobial prescribing in community-acquired pneumonia

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What indicators can help to predict future risk of asthma attacks?

2019-11-14T14:04:00+00:00By Dr Sinan Eccles

Dr Sinan Eccles discusses the new recommendations from the 2019 BTS/SIGN asthma guideline, including updated advice about monitoring asthma

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Key learning points: NICE chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)

2019-10-15T15:21:00+01:00

Dr Karen Sennett highlights key learning points for primary care from the updated NICE guideline on chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)

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Top tips: lung cancer

2019-10-11T15:48:00+01:00By Dr Anthony Cunliffe, Dr Richard Simcock

Dr Anthony Cunliffe and Dr Richard Simcock share 10 top tips for primary care on the diagnosis and management of patients with lung cancer

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Personal view: is it time to change our UK prescribing strategy for asthma?

2019-09-12T09:03:00+01:00By Dr Mark L Levy

Dr Mark L Levy argues that current UK treatment regimens for asthma are not as safe or effective as the ones recommended in the updated GINA asthma strategy

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Introduction and implementation of the NICE asthma guidelines

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