Guidelines & Clinical Updates

New contraceptive shortages reported

New contraceptive shortages reported

Six contraceptive pills are currently unavailable to...

Live updates: Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the UK

Live updates: Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the UK

Use our timeline to follow the latest coronavirus developments...

Antibiotic guidance issued for infected eczema

Antibiotic guidance issued for infected eczema

New guidance on antimicrobial prescribing for eczema...

'Innovative' heart failure treatment recommended by NICE

'Innovative' heart failure treatment recommended by NICE

Dapagliflozin (Forxiga), the first SGLT2 inhibitor...

Pregabalin linked to severe respiratory depression in absence of opioids

Pregabalin linked to severe respiratory depression in absence of opioids

The MHRA advises prescribers to consider adjustment...

COVID-19 vaccines substantially reduce infection and hospitalisation risk, real-world data shows

COVID-19 vaccines substantially reduce infection and hospitalisation risk, real-world data shows

Preliminary data on the impact of COVID-19 vaccination...

Overuse of asthma reliever inhalers ‘a major contributor’ to CO2 emissions in respiratory care

Overuse of asthma reliever inhalers ‘a major contributor’ to CO2 emissions in respiratory care

Overuse of short-acting bronchodilator inhalers in...

Stay alert to postpartum bleeding risk with antidepressants, MHRA warns

Stay alert to postpartum bleeding risk with antidepressants, MHRA warns

Observational data suggest that the use of SSRIs and...

Join a MIMS Learning webinar on dermatology for skin of colour

Join a MIMS Learning webinar on dermatology for skin of colour

In this free live webinar for dermatologists, specialist...

Oxford/AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine 'could substantially slow virus spread', study suggests

Oxford/AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine 'could substantially slow virus spread', study suggests

Researchers have reported the first evidence that a...