E-learning

A comprehensive guide to the requirements and processes to enable your successful revalidation
Since the publication of the Medical Leadership Competency Framework, a greater emphasis has been placed upon the leadership and management skills of doctors. Our CPD accredited management e-Learning course can be undertaken at your leisure and will help improve your personal effectiveness.
Teaching is an integral part of any doctor’s role, even at foundation level, and our CPD accredited e-Learning course is ideal for those of you looking to improve your skills in your spare time.

Research

Stress and burnout among general practitioners (GPs) is a serious problem. Some authors suggest supervision groups or Balint groups as a means of preventing burnout and others address how to treat...

One of the challenges facing medical education is the change in healthcare service delivery, with services being shifted away from inpatient to ambulatory facilities. Cost is a significant driver...

New in April

Information on current international research and clinical practice on the psychosocial aspects of paediatric gastrointestinal conditions.

A concise, easy-to-read information source for daily reference. Outlines the multitude of conditions likely to present in the minor illness clinic. Highly practical and evidence-based.

Presents a case scenario followed by a highly detailed explanation of the condition and its management. Includes questions and detailed explanations ideal for exam revision.

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From the blog

The profile, importance and impact of general practice continue to grow – both in the UK and internationally. As general practice has become more important, so the training programmes that enable entry into this specialty have become...

In my recent editorial for volume 23.6, my age began to show: “I belong to the generation that had to keep journal cuttings or card-index files if we wanted to stand any chance of finding again an article that wasn’t listed on Index...