Latest long-term conditions news
The proportion of high risk patients put onto statins declined after NICE guidelines cut the CVD threshold from 20% to 10% 10-year risk in 2014, a new study has revealed.
GP leaders have been instructed by the LMCs Conference to negotiate to retain the QOF in England, marking a U-turn from the GPC's current policy.
A national campaign encouraging people to do an online breathlessness test led to 75,000 people making an appointment with their GP to get checked out, early results have shown.
NICE chiefs are calling on frontline GPs to sign up to a new ‘reference panel’, in a bid to increase their say in how clinical guidelines are developed in future.
Millions of pounds of NHS funding are being spent on bizarre treatments by patients with a personal health budget, find Caroline Price and Michelle Madsen