Clinical, Dr Ishani Patel

18 Sep 2015

Cardiology: Non-vitamin K antagonist oral anticoagulants

Non-vitamin K antagonist oral anticoagulants (NOACs) are novel direct-acting medications that are selective for one specific coagulation factor, either thrombin (IIa) or activated factor X (Xa). ....

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Cancer as a long-term condition by Dr Ishani Patel

The latest evidence suggests that 1 in 2 people will get cancer and 50% of adult cancer patients who were diagnosed in 2010-2011 in England and Wales are predicted to survive 10 or more years.....

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NICE antibiotic guidelines ignore locum GPs

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Polycystic ovaries can be a conundrum as patients can vary across a spectrum in their presentation. Here are some top tips!

1. PCOS presentation varies across the life span.

Hyperandrogenic features are often most prominent among adolescents, while fertility issues are most prominent among women in their 20s and 30s.....
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Clinical, Getting work

23 Dec 2014

We're looking for our new Head of Clinical Education

As you may know, at Network Locum (now Lantum) we organise and run educational events for our GP community, held in prestigious London locations. We are now looking for a GP to join the team as....

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Self-Care Week

Self-Care Week 2014 takes place from 17th - 23rd November. It aims to educate people on the benefits of looking after your own health, and to provide resources and solutions for common illnesses.....
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Guest Post: 'Cough and the Larynx' - Miss Romana Kuchai, ENT Consultant, Bupa Cromwell Hospital

This month we have a guest post by Miss Romana Kuchai, Consultant ENT Surgeon at Bupa Cromwell Hospital. Miss Kuchai presented at our recent ENT CPD event held at the Royal Institution of Great....

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Case Study - Is lyme disease under-diagnosed in the UK?

Being a London GP, I was surprised when a patient presented with a sort-of ‘erythema migrans’ type rash a week after attending a music festival nearby. He could not remember being bitten and....

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Childhood Obesity  - A Family Problem

In England, the majority of people are overweight or obese; a staggering 61.9% of adults and 28% of children aged between 2 and 15. Obesity is not only a physical health problem but can often be....

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GP Learning Groups: How To Utilise IT To Combat The 5 Common Excuses Why You Don't Usually Get Involved

GP small learning groups are becoming more popular. Some are groups of GPs who got together on the VTS and perhaps practised for the CSA together. Some are groups of friends – often, experienced....

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