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World Tuberculosis Day 2019


Sunday 24 March is World Tuberculosis Day 2019, an annual event to raise global awareness of the devastating consequences of tuberculosis (TB) across the world. Below you can find a selection of useful World Health Organization (WHO) resources on TB, and our summary of the NICE guideline on TB.

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NICE TB guideline


This Guidelines summary focuses on the prevention of tuberculosis and covers topics including raising and sustaining awareness of TB, and BCG vaccination.

Guidelines summaries are designed to be concise and practical, and are developed in conjunction with the original guideline development group

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    Uncomplicated recurrent UTI guideline

    2019-03-19T09:07:00+00:00By Working party—Rees Brocksom Harding Jacobson Rollinson, Working party—Wright Griffith Merriman Smithard Smyth Welsh

    This guideline was developed by a multidisciplinary expert panel: Rees J et al with the support of a grant from Aspire Pharma Ltd.

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    Type 2 diabetes treatment pathway comparison


    This comparison table summarises recommendations on the management of hyperglycaemia in adults with type 2 diabetes from ADA/EASD, NICE, and SIGN.

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    Type 2 diabetes: frailty in older people


    Summary covers glycaemic targets for older people, priorities for improving high-quality diabetes care, and a useful frailty assessment pathway.

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    PHE tobacco commissioning support guidance


    This concise and useful summary of PHE guidance covers key points for primary care, effective commissioning, and supporting people to stop smoking.

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    ROS vitamin D and bone health guideline


    This summary is a quick guide on who to test for vitamin D deficiencies, how to interpret the results, treatment options, and follow up.

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    SCIE indicators of abuse guideline

    2019-03-04T14:56:00+00:00By Social Care Institute for Excellence

    This insightful summary explores the forms that abuse can take, and the signs or possible indicators that may suggest a person is experiencing abuse.

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