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NHS Budget increase of £1.6bn ‘disappointing’

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GP numbers in England continue to fall

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Vitamin D for the prevention of RA

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Government to discuss ‘sustainable settlement’ for NHS

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NHS winter crisis set to be worse than predicted

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NICE approves ‘breakthrough’ breast cancer drugs

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New in Emergency Medicine

  • Univadis Editorial - Dr Harry Brown
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The recruitment crisis

Need for better recruitment and retention within the NHS

ECDC issues guidance on carbapenemase-producing Enterobacteriaceae
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ECDC issues guidance on carbapenemase-producing Enterobacteriaceae

The European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control guidance is intended to assist frontline staff in identifying potential carriers.

  • Global Clinical Summaries from Acta Anaesthesiol Scand
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Circadian lighting fails to prevent ICU delirium

A Danish retrospective cohort study.

Heart Disease: Monthly Essentials November 2017
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Heart Disease: Monthly Essentials November 2017

New hypertension guidelines make waves | Redefining Afib groups | New guidelines for ventricular arrhythmia/SCD.

  • Global Clinical Summaries from J Allergy Clin Immunol Pract
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Blood eosinophilia is predictive of COPD exacerbation

Amid ongoing uncertainty about this biomarker, evidence for its utility.

Driving a Tesla didn’t trip the defibrillator | AHA
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Driving a Tesla didn’t trip the defibrillator | AHA

Electric vehicles may be safe to use for individuals with cardiac defibrillators.

Pope tells doctors avoiding ‘overzealous’ treatment is not the same as euthanasia
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Pope tells doctors avoiding ‘overzealous’ treatment is not the same as euthanasia

The Pope sent a detailed message to the World Medical Association’s European Congress on end of life questions.

  • Global Clinical Summaries from Clin Microbiol Rev
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Human parechoviruses mimic sepsis, severe CNS infection in young infants

Early diagnosis is key to prevent long-term complications.

  • Global Clinical Summaries from Headache
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Migraine, contraceptives, and stroke: jury is still out

A systematic review of 15 studies with more than 22,500 women.

  • Global Clinical Summaries from Am J Gastroenterol
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Weekend admission worse than weekday for some patients with GI bleed

Higher mortality found in meta-analysis.

Pay gap widening between general practitioners and specialists
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Pay gap widening between general practitioners and specialists

A new report examines remuneration of doctors across OECD countries.

ECDC reports increasing rates of resistance to last-line antibiotics
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ECDC reports increasing rates of resistance to last-line antibiotics

In advance of the 10th European Antibiotic Awareness Day, the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control had released new data on antibiotic resistance.

  • Global Clinical Summaries from Stroke
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SSRIs not linked to post-thrombolysis intracerebral hemorrhage

An analysis of registry data for more than 6000 patients.

  • Global Clinical Summaries from Lancet Respir Med
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Eosinophilia of sputum, not blood, is a COPD biomarker

Blood counts do not predict sputum values.