This summary is a quick guide on who to test for vitamin D deficiencies, how to interpret the results, treatment options, and follow up.
This updated summary of the 2018 NICE rheumatoid arthritis guideline includes recommendations on referral, diagnosis, and investigations.
This useful summary highlights the importance of implementing timely investigation and management to reduce the risk of further fragility fractures
This summary of the BSR gout guideline covers risk factors, optimal use of ULTs, and management of acute attacks. Includes a useful and concise management algorithm.
Read this useful and concise summary on the assessment of fracture risk and management of osteoporosis.
eLearning module: Dupuytren’s contracture—identification, referral, and treatment optionsThe development of this eLearning module has been commissioned by Swedish Orphan Biovitrum Ltd.
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Dr Louise Warburton reviews the latest recommendations from NICE on the management of rheumatoid arthritis in adults
Dr Simon Somerville considers some possible causes of low back pain and explains that self-management is key to improved quality of life for patients
Dr Alun Cooper considers the impact fragility fractures have on individuals and UK health services and summarises recent NOGG recommendations on osteoporosis prevention and treatment
Dr David Stephens offers an overview of the NICE quality standard on osteoporosis and discusses how to identify, assess, and manage people who may be at risk from fragility fracture
Dr Pam Brown shares some key points for the assessment, management, and review of people at risk of fragility fracture