Guidelines & Clinical Updates

Macrolide prescribing in pregnancy linked to risk of birth defects

Macrolide prescribing in pregnancy linked to risk of birth defects

Researchers have called for caution when prescribing...

NICE overturns advice to increase steroid dose in children with asthma

NICE overturns advice to increase steroid dose in children with asthma

NICE has withdrawn its recommendation to quadruple...

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...

New antibiotic guidance for leg ulcer infection

New antibiotic guidance for leg ulcer infection

NICE has issued guidance on antibiotic choices and...

New insertion site for Nexplanon following safety concerns

New insertion site for Nexplanon following safety concerns

The MHRA has amended its advice relating to the long-acting...

'Unacceptable' contraceptive shortages continue to harm women

'Unacceptable' contraceptive shortages continue to harm women

Contraceptive shortages first reported by MIMS 6 months...

GP coronavirus advice updated as repatriated Britons remain in quarantine

GP coronavirus advice updated as repatriated Britons remain in quarantine

Public Health England (PHE) has revised its advice...

Free respiratory and allergy workshops announced

Free respiratory and allergy workshops announced

The MIMS Workshops Respiratory and Allergy Learning...

Be aware of the latest guidance on coronavirus with a 15-minute Espresso CPD module on MIMS Learning

Be aware of the latest guidance on coronavirus with a 15-minute Espresso CPD module on MIMS Learning

GPs can ensure they are aware of national guidance...

Be vigilant for suspected e-cigarette or vaping-associated lung injury, MHRA advises

Be vigilant for suspected e-cigarette or vaping-associated lung injury, MHRA advises

The MHRA has advised clinicians to have a high index...