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Using social media

Advice for maintaining professional integrity and boundaries on social media.

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Journal

Is it ok to share personal opinions on social media?

Social media is becoming more prevalent in the lives of medical professionals. Dr Sally Old shares tips on communicating online without failing foul of the rules.

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Guide

Dealing with the media

Your quick guide on what to do if you're approached by the media.

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Dealing with online criticism

What to do and how to respond when patients go online to criticise your practice.

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Journal

Patients recording consultations

Don't jump to conclusions if a patient asks to record their consultation – it could benefit you both.

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Guide

Education, media and confidentiality

The rapid development of recording and communication technologies has had a profound impact on the confidentiality of patient information and patient identity. 

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FAQ

Can I speak to a journalist off the record?

Can I speak to a journalist off the record?

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FAQ

Should I complain about an inaccurate press story about treatment I carried out?

Should I complain about an inaccurate press story about treatment I carried out?

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Guide

Protecting yourself from a sexual assault allegation

Sexual assault allegations are thankfully rare, but it's useful to know how to protect yourself from a misunderstanding.

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