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End of year reviews


Previews of the Year – 2021

DR PETE DEVESON: As I sit writing my annual prediction

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Review of the year: The Covid vaccine

It’s early November. The coronavirus pandemic has brought the entire

Review of the year: The antisocial networks

Primary care networks (PCNs) were announced almost two years ago

Review of the year: When GPs flu high

GPs have always been an innovative bunch. This year, you’ve


Review of the year: Independents’ day

This past year has brought more than its fair share

Review of the year: Trusty shielding of fair play

Imagine the Utopian scenario: it’s 5pm on Maundy Thursday. You’re

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Review of the year: The only time we wanted ministers to study PPE

One of the enduring sagas of the coronavirus pandemic has

Review of the year: When Covid first hit

It may feel like a lifetime ago, but it was

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Review of the year: The growing neglect of child mental health

It seems like a lifetime ago now, but back in

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Review of the year: Remember the recruitment problems?

Pulse’s end-of-year newsletters wouldn’t be the same without making mention

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Review of the year: Pulse turns 60

Tackling the staffing crisis. GP manpower in low gear. The

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Bah humbug: The Pulse annual awards

It’s been a truly awful year, but to lighten the

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A hell of a year and a year of hell

We look at 2020 in general practice through the covers

Pulse 2019 review: Practices closing in record numbers

A Pulse investigation revealed the growing number of practices closing their doors. Allie Anderson reports