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Two in five GPs have a mental health problem

A SURVEY of GPs conducted by the mental health charity Mind found that 40 per cent said they were experiencing a mental health problem, such as depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder or post-traumatic stress disorder.

  • 29 August 2018
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Clarity on antibiotic prophylaxis against infective endocarditis

NEW implementation advice on antibiotic prophylaxis against infective endocarditis aims to clarify the "non-routine circumstances" in which such treatment might be justified.

  • 29 August 2018
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Integrating mental health therapists into primary care

NHS ENGLAND has drawn up new guidance to encourage GP surgeries to integrate mental health therapists into the service they offer patients.

  • 28 August 2018
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NICE guidance on antibiotic treatment of cough

ANTIBIOTICS should not be administered as first-line treatment for cough, according to new draft guidance by NICE and Public Health England.

  • 28 August 2018
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Expansion of electronic prescribing in England

ELECTRONIC prescribing in GP surgeries and pharmacies in England is to be expanded bringing estimated savings of up to £300 million for the NHS by 2021, according to the government.

  • 28 August 2018
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Record numbers consulting NHS 111

THE number of patients in England using NHS 111 has grown steadily, with now around 20,000 people every day getting urgent health advice from a doctor, nurse, paramedic or other clinical professional over the phone, according to latest NHS data.

  • 28 August 2018
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Wales to get new gender identity service

TRANSGENDER patients in Wales will soon be able to access care services closer to home, health secretary Vaughan Gething has announced.

  • 22 August 2018
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Breakthrough in detecting eye disease using AI technology

A NEW digital eye scan assessment system employing artificial intelligence technology has been shown to be 94 per cent accurate in diagnosing over 50 eye diseases for referral – matching leading eye experts.

  • 20 August 2018
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Online portal promoting child oral health

A NEW online portal providing resources on preventive oral healthcare for young children aged 0-2 years has been made available by the FGDP (UK).

  • 20 August 2018
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Bawa-Garba to remain on medical register

DR Hadiza Bawa-Garba is to be allowed to remain on the medical register after the Court of Appeal quashed an earlier High Court decision in favour of the GMC to have her struck-off following a 2015 conviction for manslaughter by gross negligence.

  • 17 August 2018
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