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 blue-gloved hand withdraws a dose of COVID-19 vaccine from a vial into a syringe.

Sixth COVID-19 vaccine approved in UK

A whole-virus inactivated vaccine developed by Valneva...

An agar plate showing the colonies of multi-drug resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae.

Two antibiotics to be available on NHS via new subscription model

Cefiderocol and ceftazidime/avibactam will soon be...

A young woman lies in bed blowing her nose.

Single-dose flu antiviral launched

Xofluza (baloxavir marboxil) is taken as a single oral...

An elderly man looks down at his arm as a male healthcare professional administers his COVID-19 vaccine.

Extra COVID-19 vaccine booster for most vulnerable

People at risk of severe COVID-19 will receive an additional...

Man wearing a blue tshirt with hands over heart indicating pain.

Warning over macrolide use in patients on hydroxychloroquine

Prescribers should carefully consider the benefits...

At-a-glance product comparison charts.

Summaries of key national guidance.

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