News

FourteenFish Learning Diary App update

If you're a member of FourteenFish and part of the Pallant Community, what better way to get organised for the year ahead than to download the updated Learning Diary App...   A great update to our Learning Diary app We wanted to let you know about an important new update to our Learning Diary app for iPhone and iPad. You can now ...

Getting off to a good start - Surgery computer access / log in for our Locums

 It would be great if you could help our Pallanteers to get set up to work efficiently at your practice from the moment they arrive - without having to bother your busy staff. .....A big thank you to all practices who already do this!  Having a computer switched on and ready to go would be fantastic and avoid any ‘booting up’ delays. For...

Low back pain and sciatica

This is an updated guideline from NICE on the management of low back pain and sciatica. There is quite a bit that is new in this guideline, but it probably doesn't really add much to our current management. The biggest change is that they don't advise the use of paracetamol on its own. Risk stratify patients: Use a tool like the STarT Back t...

Management of premenstrual syndrome in general practice

This is an updated guideline from RCOG on PMS. It is also known as premenstrual disorder, or PMD, in some studies. There isn't too much new in this. I will summarise all the bits relevant to us. In short, we can try the COC, Vit B6 and SSRI in general practice. POPs do not work. Cause The cause of PMS is still uncertain. It is known that serotonin and GABA r...
Facebook
Twitter