Guidelines & Clinical Updates

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

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

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New antiviral treatment cuts COVID-19 mortality

New antiviral treatment cuts COVID-19 mortality

A combination of two monoclonal antibodies significantly...

New research supports statin prescribing in patients over 75 years

New research supports statin prescribing in patients over 75 years

Evidence suggesting a mortality benefit of statins...

New patient-influenced diabetes guidance 'strongly recommends' SGLT2 inhibitors

New patient-influenced diabetes guidance 'strongly recommends' SGLT2 inhibitors

SGLT2 inhibitors are 'strongly recommended' for patients...

New levothyroxine prescribing advice published

New levothyroxine prescribing advice published

Guidance for prescribing levothyroxine in patients...

NSAIDs safe in COVID-19, study confirms

NSAIDs safe in COVID-19, study confirms

Concerns were raised early in the COVID-19 pandemic...

Prescribe antihypertensives to reduce cardiovascular risk regardless of blood pressure, say researchers

Prescribe antihypertensives to reduce cardiovascular risk regardless of blood pressure, say researchers

Prescribers should consider blood pressure-lowering...

Updated NICE atrial fibrillation guidance recommends newer anticoagulants

Updated NICE atrial fibrillation guidance recommends newer anticoagulants

Direct-acting oral coagulants should be offered to...

New oral lipid-lowering treatment approved by NICE

New oral lipid-lowering treatment approved by NICE

Bempedoic acid (Nilemdo) has been approved for routine...

Offer COVID-19 vaccination to pregnant women, advises JCVI

Offer COVID-19 vaccination to pregnant women, advises JCVI

Pregnant women should be offered the COVID-19 vaccine...