MIMS Infectious Diseases Clinic

Latest news and quick-reference resources collated by the MIMS editors to support primary care prescribing for infectious diseases. 

Latest news

Computer illustration of Klebsiella pneumoniae bacteria in the respiratory tract.

GP antibiotic prescribing in spotlight as resistant infections rise

The latest Government figures show that antibiotic...

Blue gloved hand holding a red bacterial culture plate

MHRA issues suicide risk reminder for quinolones

The Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency...

A woman holds up her sleeve so a healthcare professional can administer her flu vaccination.

Flu vaccines updated in MIMS for 2023/24

Flu vaccine listings and tables in MIMS now reflect...

Female student looking at a book between library bookshelves

Students urged to protect themselves against meningitis

According to statistics from the UK Health Security...

A mother holds her baby while he is injected in the thigh.

Emerging RSV vaccines recommended for new immunisation programme

Millions of infants and patients aged over 75 could...

At-a-glance product comparison charts.

COVID-19 vaccines

Influenza vaccines 2023/2024

Lice and scabies treatments

Summaries of key national guidance.

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