Guides

GPs need to be aware of local child protection procedures when identifying children at risk.

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Chaperones

19 January 2022

The who, when and what of having a chaperone present during intimate examinations.

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Cosmetic procedures

17 January 2022

A quick guide to performing cosmetic procedures.

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Cosmetic procedures

17 January 2022

A quick guide to performing cosmetic procedures.

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14 January 2022

Keep in mind ethical considerations and patient consent when using before-and-after images for promotion.

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Computers and consultations

14 January 2022

Computers can enhance healthcare interactions for both patients and clinicians, but they can also present challenges if not incorporated effectively.

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Treating patients with dental problems: advice for GPs

12 January 2022

What to do if a patient approaches you as a GP with dental concerns.

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Delayed diagnosis in prostate and testicular cancer

5 January 2022

Advice on minimising the risk of a delayed diagnosis in prostate and testicular cancer.

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Addressing low staff morale and employee resignation

21 December 2021

Low staff morale can be addressed by listening to employees' feedback and promoting more opportunities.

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GMC guidance on professional indemnity

17 December 2021

Doctors are legally obliged to have adequate and appropriate indemnity in place as soon as they start practising in the UK.