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A fifth year medical student faces an investigation by her medical school and the GMC in relation to a caution she received before starting her studies.
Test your knowledge of how you would respond to these festive dilemmas
From 1 November 2018, specialist UK doctors were able to prescribe medicinal cannabis.
Artificial intelligence has the potential to transform aspects of clinical practice but we must think carefully about its adoption and regulation
To help reduce the risk of a delayed or missed heart failure diagnosis, we examine cases involving heart failure in light of a new report from the British Heart Foundation.