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

A young boy wearing a face mask looks away as a doctor's blue-gloved hands are seen injecting a vaccine into the boy's upper arm.

Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine approved for paediatric use

A new lower-dose presentation of Comirnaty has been...

A black man in a white T-shirt holds a white capsule on his upturned palm and a glass of water in his other hand

GPs to recruit patients for COVID-19 antiviral trial as new treatments deployed

GP practices are being asked to refer high-risk patients...

First oral antiviral for COVID-19 approved in UK

Molnupiravir (Lagevrio) is safe and effective at reducing...

Don't prescribe antibiotics for childhood chest infections, GPs advised

Clinicians should not prescribe antibiotics for most...

New consensus recommendations for management of long COVID

A panel of experts across a range of specialities have...

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Summaries of key national guidance.

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