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GOLD 2019 report: a step towards personalised medicine


Professor David Halpin provides an overview of new recommendations in the latest revision to the GOLD COPD strategy

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Top tips: community-acquired pneumonia

2018-11-01T08:48:00+00:00By Dr Sinan Eccles

Dr Sinan Eccles offers top tips for the assessment and management of adults with community-acquired pneumonia in primary care


Asthma: there is no single gold standard diagnostic test

2018-09-13T08:48:00+01:00By Dr Kevin Gruffydd-Jones

Dr Kevin Gruffydd-Jones explains why NICE developed a guideline for chronic asthma and summarises recommendations about diagnosis, monitoring, and treatment


Chronic cough in adults: what’s the diagnosis?


Dr Jessica Garner considers some possible causes of chronic cough and describes the tests used to diagnose or eliminate a range of conditions

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A personal critique of the NICE guideline on asthma


Dr Mark L Levy gives his personal view of the differences between recommendations from NICE and those presented in previous guidelines from BTS/SIGN and GINA

Educational resources

Introduction and implementation of the NICE asthma guidelines

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