Sarah Kraszewski (May 2015)
Effective history taking is essential to ensuring women are prescribed contraception that is safe, effective and satisfactory. Sarah Kraszewski discusses...
Jane Scullion, Steve Holmes (May 2015)
Allergic rhinitis is commonly seen in general practice. This article looks at diagnosis and management, and how health professionals can make a positive...
Susan Thomas (May 2015)
Asthma is diagnosed on the recognition of clinical signs and symptoms following careful initial assessment and the measurement of airflow obstruction (British...
Jean Watkins (May 2015)
The diagnosis of a medical condition is dependent on a number of different factors that involve the medical and family history, medication that has been...
Gill Furze, Anne Phillips (May 2015)
If it was easy to change our health behaviour there would be far fewer people at risk of developing, or who are living with, many of the long-term conditions...
Pam Campbell (May 2015)
Working in general practice provides a rich learning environment and is a forum for delivering preventative care as well as for managing acute and chronic...
George Winter (May 2015)
In October 1968, acute gastroenteritis struck half of the students and staff at a school in Norwalk, Ohio, USA. Four years later, Kapikian et al (1972)...
Kelly Davis (May 2015)
This collection of short stories challenges the reader to think outside the box and revise their initial opinions of the characters in each story. All...