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May 2008

Symposium: Neurology

Symposium: Neurology



Toolkit will help GPs detect children at risk of abuse - p5

Clinical reviews

Diabetes a strong predictor of IHD in women - p6

Self-monitoring does not improve glycaemic control and affects quality of life - p8

Rapid assessment chest pain clinics provide effective triage - p12

ARBs as effective as ACE inhibitors in high-risk CVD patients - p17

Children with depressed parents at risk of major depression in adulthood - p17

Lower urinary tract symptoms underdiagnosed in primary care - p23

A hundred years ago

Treatment by bacterial vaccines - p25

Symposium: Neurology

Assessing suspected epilepsy in primary care - p27

Tailor treatment to the patient with migraine - p38

Exercise beneficial for restless legs syndrome - p43


Tongue problems - p46


Practitioner CPD - p49

Haslam's view

Reacting to matters of life and death - p51

May 2008

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