Tools, guidance and key events for general practice nurses

02 April 2023
Volume 34 · Issue 4

The UKHSA has released information on the spring 2023 booster dose for eligible individuals. Paper copies are available free to pre-order, translated versions and alternative formats of this leaflet will soon be available free to order or download.

Text versions of off-label vaccines leaflets for parents and health professionals are now available online from UKHSA. These documents describe the circumstances that can lead to vaccines being used ‘off-label’ and why this may be recommended. They are designed to be used by a wide range of healthcare professionals.

The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has published a technology appraisal recommending semaglutide as an option for weight management, including weight loss and weight maintenance, in certain circumstances.

NICE has published an updated guideline on diagnosing and managing non-small-cell and small-cell lung cancer. It aims to improve outcomes for patients by ensuring that the most effective tests and treatments are used, and that people have access to suitable palliative care and follow-up.

Register now to continue reading

Thank you for visiting Practice Nursing and reading some of our peer-reviewed resources for general practice nurses. To read more, please register today. You’ll enjoy the following great benefits:

What's included

  • Limited access to clinical or professional articles

  • New content and clinical newsletter updates each month