Jennie Leleux (Apr 2016)
Invasive meningococcal disease (IMD) is a serious bacterial infection with a case-fatality rate of 5% in the UK. In 2014/15 there were 724 confirmed...
Viv Marsh (Apr 2016)
Asthma is the most common long-term respiratory disease in the UK (Asthma UK, 2016), and people with asthma frequently also have seasonal allergic rhinitis...
Margaret Perry (Apr 2016)
Shingles, or herpes zoster, will affect 10-20% of the population at some point in their life. Post-herpetic neuralgia is a complication of shingles that...
Paul Burland (Apr 2016)
Wounds require an adequate blood supply to heal properly. In people with diabetes, blood supply can be compromised by peripheral arterial disease (PAD)...
Louise Ashwood, Judi Hughes, Anne Macrae, Paula Marsden (Apr 2016)
Primary care is at the heart of health care but there are not enough well-trained nurses and health care assistants (HCAs) to cope. This study describes...