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Non-Covid clinical crises: MS relapse

Pulse’s series on how to manage non-Covid subacute problems when you’re out of your comfort zone and there’s minimal help available

Non-Covid clinical crises: TIA

Pulse’s series on how to manage non-Covid subacute problems when you’re out of your comfort zone and there’s minimal help available

Non-Covid clinical crises: Cluster headaches

Pulse’s series on how to manage non-Covid subacute problems when you’re out of your comfort zone and there’s minimal help available

Non-Covid clinical crises: Potential brain tumour

Pulse’s series on how to manage non-Covid subacute problems when you’re out of your comfort zone and there’s minimal help available


​GP dementia screening aids ‘often misclassify’ patients, finds study

Brief cognitive assessment methods used by GPs often give false-positive or false-negative results, researchers have warned.

Neurology hotline for GPs ‘saves more than £100,000 a year’

A telephone ‘hotline’ for GPs get fast advice from neurology consultants has saved the NHS £100,000 a year, NHS England has claimed.

NICE: GPs should avoid anticholinergic drugs which raise dementia risk

NICE has urged GPs to avoid some classes of anticholinergic medicines because they increase patients' risk of developing dementia.